ROSS, James, 1762-1847



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
Papers: 1769-1837. 1 box. In part, handwritten transcripts. Legal and land papers, correspondence, letters, and memoranda concerning Indian secret funds (1796), Spanish spoliation claims for goods rafted down the Ohio in 1801, and the troublesome schooling of George Woods Ross.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: Correspondence in Pennsylvania Whiskey Rebellion collection, 1792-1796, available on 1 microfilm reel and 1 letter (17 October 1808) with a typescript, to Jonathan Dayton relating to the future of the Federalists.


New Jersey Historical Society
Newark, NJ
Papers: Correspondence in Winfield Scott papers, 1809-1866.


Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, OH
Papers: Correspondence in Arthur St. Clair papers, 1763-1870.


Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Harrisburg, PA
Papers: 1793-1847. 34 items. Chiefly personal and business correspondence contained in various collections. Finding aid.


Princeton University
Seeley G. Mudd Library
Princeton, NJ
Papers: In Delafield family papers, 1392-1985 (bulk 1800-1950).


Rosenbach Museum and Library
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: August 6, 1794; January 22, 1795; and June 14, 1834. 3 letters.


Washington and Jefferson College
Washington, PA
Papers: Miscellaneous items in several collections.