STEVENSON, Adlai Ewing, 1835-1914


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Springfield, IL
Papers: 1830-1966, 2.3 linear feet.
Family papers include correspondence, invitations, certificates, speeches, recipes, research notes, scrapbooks, photographs, diaries, unpublished papers, clippings, published materials and genealogical material concerning the private lives and the public careers of Adlai E. Stevenson and his family. An inventory is available in the library.

Papers: Lectures, 1883, 1 volume.
Bound typescripts of lectures, covering topics such as California, the history of the U.S. Constitution, and humorous biographical sketches of Lawrence Weldon and Charles Shackleford. This volume is also available on microfilm.

Papers: In the Elizabeth Stevenson Ives Family Papers, 1797-1996, 9 linear feet.
Subjects covered include Adlai E. Stevenson. An inventory is available in the library.

Papers: In the William R. Morrison Papers, 1855-1909, 0.58 linear foot.
Other authors include Adlai E. Stevenson.

Papers: In the Lewis B. Parsons Papers, 1799-1908, 18.33 linear feet.
Correspondents include Adlai E. Stevenson. An inventory is available in the library.

Papers: In the Leonard C. Schlup Papers, ca. 1890-2000, 1 linear foot.
Correspondents include Adlai E. Stevenson. An inventory is available in the library.


Cornell University
Rare and Manuscript Collections, Carl A. Kroch Library
Ithaca, NY
Papers: In the Stevenson Family Papers, 1902-1909, 0.1 cubic foot.
Subjects covered include Adlai E. Stevenson.


The Filson Historical Society
Special Collections
Louisville, KY
Papers: 1891-1894, 15 items.
The papers include correspondence with William McKendree Springer discussing the political activities surrounding efforts to elect William Springer to Speaker of the House of Representatives.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the Louis Eller Asher Autograph Collection, 1757-1925, 93 items.
Subjects include Adlai Stevenson.

Papers: Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1892, 1 item.
A letter from Adlai Stevenson to E.K. May, noting the receipt of a letter from E. K. May.


McLean County Historical Society
Bloomington, IL
Papers: In the Ewing Family Papers, ca. 1834-1910, 87 items.
Correspondents include Adlai E. Stevenson. A finding aid is available in the repository.


University of Maryland
Special Collections, Hornbake Library
College Park, MD
Papers: In the Millard E. Tydings Papers, 1881-1962, 91 feet.
Correspondents include Adlai Stevenson. An unpublished guide is also available.


Wisconsin Historical Society
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: 1888, 0.1 cubic foot.
A letter from Adali E. Stevenson to John C. Black, the Commissioner of Pensions. The letter concerns an increase in pension for John A. Mallory, a judge in Harama, IL, who was a personal friend of Adlai Stevenson.