BURTON, Hutchins Gordon, 1782-1836


Guide to Research Collections

University of North Carolina
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: 1809-1839, 59 items.
Family, political, and business papers of Hutchins Burton, including letters pertaining chiefly to North Carolina and national politics, including the 1824 presidential election, economic conditions, and horse racing. An unpublished description in is available in the library and online.


Dartmouth College Library
Rauner Special Collections Library
Hanover, NH
Papers: 1824, 2 pages.
A letter from Hutchins G. Burton to Daniel Webster written on June 17, 1824. In the letter, Hutchins Burton writes that Webster’s speech on tariff had an effect on Jackson’s bid for the presidency. Mr. Adams will get the vote if anything happens to Mr. Crawford.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the Willie Person Mangum Papers, ca. 1771-1906, 5000 items.
Correspondents include Hutchins G. Burton. A finding aid is available in the library.