TUCKER, Thomas Tudor, 1745-1828


Guide to Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1791-1824, 70 items.
The papers of Thomas Tudor Tucker chiefly contain correspondence (1791-1808) between Thomas Tucker and John Page relating to such topics as federal office-seeking and patronage, congressional and Virginia politics, problems of coinage and the Mint of the United States, national finance, the presidential election of 1800, and the trial of Aaron Burr. Persons mentioned in the correspondence include Albert Gallatin, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Napoleon I, and George Washington. Also included is Thomas Tucker’s financial account (1813-1823) and a letter (1824) from Thomas Tucker to Luke Wheeler. The papers are also available on microfilm.

Papers: In the Nathan Starr Papers, 1813-1851, 66 items.
Correspondents include Thomas Tudor Tucker.


College of William and Mary
Earl Gregg Swem Library
Williamsburg, VA
Papers: In the Tucker-Coleman Papers, ca. 1664-1945, approximately 30,000 items.
Persons represented include Thomas Tudor Tucker. The papers are also available on microfilm.


Duke University
Rare Book, Manuscripts, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1799, 1 item.
A letter from Thomas Tudor Tucker to Dr. Isaac Chanler of Charleston, South Carolina, concerning yellow fever in New York, Philadelphia, and Charleston.

Papers: In the Borland Family Papers, 1806-1867, 8 items.
Correspondents include Thomas T. Tucker.


Haverford College Library
Haverford, PA
Papers: In the Charles Roberts Autograph Collection, 1789, 1 item.
Persons represented include Thomas Tudor Tucker.


Maryland Historical Society
Baltimore, MD
Papers: ca. 1791-1808, 1 vertical file.
The file includes a photostat of a portrait of Thomas Tudor Tucker, a sheet of signatures, and copies of letters by Thomas Tucker to John Page dealing with matters of Congress and politics of the period.


The Morgan Library
Department of Literary and Historical Manuscripts
New York, NY
Papers: 1813, 1 item.
A letter from Thomas Tudor Tucker to Elbridge Gerry written on March 15, 1813. In the letter, Thomas Tucker writes concerning payment of his salary.

Papers: 1822, 1 item.
A letter from Thomas Tudor Tucker to C.A. Rodney written on April 11, 1822. In the letter, Thomas Tucker asks his aid to reinstate two of his clerks.


South Carolina Department of Archives and History
Columbia, SC
Papers: In the Legislative Papers, 1789, 1 item.
Persons represented include Thomas Tudor Tucker.


Western Reserve Historical Society Library
Cleveland, OH
Papers: In the Edward Tiffin Papers, 1785-1853, 1 linear foot.
Other authors include Thomas Tudor Tucker. A register is available in the library.