RANDOLPH, John, 1773-1833

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 12 items.

Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 25 family letters in U.S. Representatives’ papers, 1772-1946.

Filson Club Historical Society
Louisville, KY
Papers: 1806, 1813. 2 letters.

Georgia Historical Society
Savannah, GA
Papers: Correspondence in Forman-Bryan-Screven family papers, 1797-1901. Finding aid.

Hagley Museum and Library
Greenville, DE
Papers: Correspondence in Thomas P. Cope letterbooks, 1788-1853, on 4 microfilm reels.

Harvard University
Houghton Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: Correspondence in James Russell Lowell, Lowell-Gay papers, 1791-1829.

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 6 containers of photocopies of letters (1742-1835) in the Edward C. Walthall family papers; and 1 microfilm reel of letters to Harnamus Bleecker, originals in University of Virginia Library.

Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: 44 letters (1779-1833) in various collections.

New England Historic Genealogical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: Correspondence in William Foster papers, 1734-1879.

New Jersey Historical Society
Newark, NJ
Papers: In Women’s Club of Orange records, 1872-1974.

New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: 1803-1825. 40 letters.

Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1793, 1823. 2 items.

Randolph-Macon Woman’s College Library
Lynchburg, VA
Papers: 1795-1829. 48 items. In part photocopies. Letters about family affairs to his stepfather St. George Tucker, and a slave bill (1829) signed by Randolph.

Rosenbach Museum and Library
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: July 19, 1904 and August 27, 1804. 2 letters.

University of North Carolina
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: Letters (1805-1815) in Dillon and Polk family papers, 1805-1912.

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Papers: In correspondence relating to the Henry Clay-John Randolph of Roanoke duel, March 31-April 6, 1826.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: Political correspondence in Weldon Nathaniel Edwards papers, 1816-1870.

University of Virginia
Alderman Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: Letterbooks (1806-1832) containing 343 letters between Randolph and James Mercer Garnett in Hunter family papers, 1704-1940; and 1 foot of family, personal and political papers (1788-1833, 1860) in various collections. Finding aid.

Virginia Historical Society
Richmond, VA
Papers: Correspondence (1799-1832) and other papers of Randolph in Grinnan family papers, 1645-1945; letters in Robert Lee Taylor papers, 1752-1920; miscellaneous items in various collections; photographs; and portraits.

Virginia State Library and Archives
Richmond, VA
Papers: 1798-1832. 67 letters. In part transcripts and photocopies.

Additional Papers: In William Cabell Bruce collection of papers relating to John Randolph of Roanoke, Nathaniel Macon, Creed Taylor, R.N. Venable, and James M. Garnett, 1791-1922; Garnett-Mercer-Hunter family papers, 1713-1853; Tazewell family papers, 1756-1931; James Mercer Garnett papers, 1806-1840; and portraits.

Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In Evarts family papers, 1753-1960; John Trumbull papers, 1750-1961, available on 10 microfilm reels; Anson Conger Goodyear collection, 1813-1890; Roger Griswold papers, 1784-1812; and Colonel John Brown and Major General Preston Brown papers, 1763-1865.

Research Libraries Information Network In addition to the institutions listed above, items are also cataloged in collections at: Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, CA; University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA; and University of Rochester, Rush Rhees Library, Rochester, NY.