Guide to Research CollectionsMany Revels papers were burned in a fire at Alcorn College in Mississippi.
Papers: March 4, 1870. 1 letter. To Mrs. Philip Allen.
Papers: Correspondence in the James Dallas Burrus collection, 1827-1929.
Library of Congress
Papers: Ca. 14 pages of autobiographical material in the Carter G. Woodson collection.
Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Papers: 1870. 1 letter. Also photographs.
New York Public Library
New York, NY
Papers: Ca. 1869-1872. Ca. 17 items. Miscellaneous clippings and speeches in the Schomburg collection; letters from and to Revels mostly concerning family matters; newspaper clippings deal with Senate career; and homilies, poetry, programs, and invitations.