CRESWELL, John Angel James, 1828-1891


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Dickinson College Library
Carlisle, PA
Papers: 9 items.


Historical Society of Cecil County
Elkton, MD
Papers: Portrait, memorabilia, and in vertical file.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1819-1885 (bulk 1862-1885). 8 linear feet. Correspondence, 11 letterbooks, account books, and scrapbooks concerning law practice, business, Maryland politics, patronage, duties as adjutant general of Maryland, the draft, and Maryland Constitutional Convention. Letterbooks pertain to American claims presented to the Court of the Commissioners of the Alabama claims. Finding aid.


Maryland Historical Society
Baltimore, MD
Papers: 40 items in the Creswell family papers, 1839-1887. Some relate to political matters. Also a booklet advocating Creswell for vice president in the Bradford papers.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: December 21, 1869. 1 letter.


New York State Library
Manuscripts and Special Collections
Albany, NY
Papers: December 27, 1870. 1 letter. From P.H. Jones.


Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Harrisburg, PA
Papers: 1864-1891. .25 foot. Correspondence, including letters from James Blaine, Schuyler Colfax, Hannibal Hamlin, and John Sherman.


University of Maryland
McKeldin Library
College Park, MD
Papers: Biographical material in the Charles Lanman papers, 1823-1868.