SHANNON, Wilson, 1802-1877


Guide to Research Collections

Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botantical Gardens
Manuscripts Department
San Marino, CA
Papers: In the Thomas Lyon Hamer Papers, 1825-1890, 10 boxes.
Correspondents include Wilson Shannon.


Minnesota Historical Society
St. Paul, MN
Papers: In the Elias Franklin Drake and family papers, 1814-1917, 0.25 cubic foot.
Persons represented include Wilson Shannon.


The Morgan Library
Department of Literary and Historical Manuscripts
New York, NY
Papers: 1853, 1 item.
A letter from Reuben Wood to President Pierce written on February 10, 1853. In the letter, Wood recommends William Stevens as Chief Justice of the Minnesota Territory. The letter also is signed by Wilson Shannon and others.

Papers: 1853, 1 item.
A letter from Wilson Shannon to President Pierce written on February 28, 1853. In the letter, Shannon recommends a friend for a territorial judgeship.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: March 5, 1849; October 20, 1855. 2 letters.
Finding aid in repository.


Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, OH
Papers: 1838-1856. ca. 1 foot.
Chiefly gubernatorial correspondence.


Syracuse University Library
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse, NY
Papers: In the William Duane Morgan Correspondence, 1836-1840, 1 folder.
Subjects covered include Wilson Shannon.


University of Kansas Libraries
Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Center
Lawrence, KS
Papers: In the John A. Halderman Collection, 1854-1894, 61 items.
Correspondents include Wilson Shannon.

Papers: In the John Hutchings Collection, 1862-1863, 3 items.
Persons represented include Wilson Shannon.

Papers: In the William Miller Collection, 1912, 15 pages.
Persons represented include Wilson Shannon.

Papers: In the Robert Atkins Tovey Sr. Collection, ca. 1856, 98 pages.
Persons represented include Wilson Shannon.


University of Kentucky
Special Collections, Margaret I. King Library
Lexington, KY
Papers: In the James Shannon papers, 1804-1833, 73 pieces.
Correspondents include Wilson Shannon.