SILSBEE, Nathaniel, 1773-1850


Massachusetts Arts Commission

Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 9 items.


Brown University
Providence, RI
Papers: March 18, 1820. 1 letter. From John Quincy Adams concerning publication of laws of present session.


Georgia Historical Society
Savannah, GA
Papers: Correspondence in John MacPherson Berrien papers, 1779-1942. In part, photocopies of originals in University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Finding aid.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1809-1844. 18 items.


Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: Ca. 40 letters (ca. 1803-1841) in Salma Hale papers and other collections.


Massachusetts State Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 photograph of a portrait in Portraits of Presidents of Massachusetts Senate collection, 1781-1897.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: April 28, 1831. 1 letter.


Peabody Essex Museum
Salem, MA
Papers: 1799-1844. 2 volumes; 1 box; 1 portfolio. Correspondence, autobiography, legal documents, congressional papers, and shipping papers of vessels. Includes correspondence reflecting change of career from ship captain to politician; discussing events in Washington, DC; and copies of bills, speeches, notes and other materials relating to his political career.

Additional Papers: Items in Stone family papers, 1703-1894; Stone, Silsbee, and Pickman records, 1816-1903; Crowninshield family papers, 1756-1864; Devereux family papers, 1788-1874; and William Gray papers, 1781-1840.