TRUMBULL, Lyman, 1813-1896



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Springfield, IL
Papers: 1821-1917. 2 feet. Personal and family papers including correspondence, diaries, speeches, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in John McAuley Palmer papers, 1811-1906; and Lewis Baldwin Parsons papers, 1656-1908.


Chicago Historical Society
Chicago, IL
Papers: Ca. 35 miscellaneous items in various collections.


Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: Correspondence in Jesse Kilgour Dubois papers, 1833-1920.


Knox College
Seymour Library
Galesburg, IL
Papers: 2 letters (December 26, 1865; May 8, 1866) in Post family papers, 1857-1895.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1843-1894. 77 containers. Chiefly letters (1855-1872) received on political topics, together with a few drafts or copies of replies. Topics include the elections of 1856, 1860, 1866, and 1872; Illinois state politics; appointments and patronage; the Kansas-Nebraska Bill; secession; the Civil War; Reconstruction; the civil rights bill; and the Liberal Republican movement of 1872. Available on 22 microfilm reels. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1957. Finding aid.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 2 items (1856); and 1 letter (August 15, 1859) to Thurlow Weed regarding his plans for a trip to Washington, DC in the Gilder Lehrman collection. Finding aid.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in James M. Edmunds papers, 1861-1866.


University of Rochester
Rush Rhees Library
Rochester, NY
Papers: 7 letters by and 6 to Trumbull (1857-1868) in various collections. Finding aid.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: 22 microfilm reels of originals (1855-1872) at Library of Congress; items in Farnam family papers, 1721-1941; Carrington family papers, 1749-1929; George Jarvis Brush family papers, 1834-1960 (bulk 1834-1939); and Woolsey family papers, 1750-1950 (bulk 1811-1921).