KANE, Elias Kent, 1794-1835

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Chicago Historical Society
Chicago, IL
Papers: 1808-1835. Ca. 235 items. In part transcripts. Correspondence documenting his career as lawyer, secretary of state for Illinois, and United States senator. Topics include elections, Indian affairs, internal improvements, national politics, and patronage. Also ca. 30 miscellaneous items in various collections.

University of Illinois
Illinois Historical Survey
Urbana, IL
Papers: 1809-1835, 1839, 1847. 193 items. Transcripts, mainly on political and legal matters.

University of Virginia
Alderman Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: In Tazewell family papers, 1772-1866.