SAUNDERS, Romulus Mitchell, 1791-1867


Guide to Research Collections

Duke University
Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: ca. 1833-1866, 64 items.
The papers of Romulus Mitchell Saunders contain correspondence relating to negotiations for the purchase of Cuba, Romulus Saunders’s quarrel with his secretary, Thomas Caute Reynolds, a few public questions, and family matters.

Papers: In the Planters’ and Mechanics’ Bank of South Carolina. Records, 1840-1841, 1 volume.
Correspondents include Romulus M. Saunders.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the Willie Person Mangum Papers, 1771-1906, approximately 5000 items.
Correspondents include Romulus M. Saunders.


University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: In the Cameron Family Papers, 1757-1978, 69 linear feet.
Correspondents include Romulus M. Saunders.

Papers: In the Bartlett Yancey Papers, 1800-1828, 123 items.
Correspondents include Romulus M. Saunders.


University of Virginia
The Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: 1856, 1 item.
A letter from William C. Rives to Albert L. Rives written on August 5, 1856. Subjects covered include Romulus Mitchell Saunders.