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Story, Joseph, 1779-1845



  • Existence: 1779-09-18 - 1845-09-10


Joseph Story (1779-1845), American lawyer and jurist who served on the Supreme Court of the United States from 1812 to 1845.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

George Jacob Abbot papers

Call Number: MS 28

Minister and diplomat. Correspondence largely relating to Abbot's service as secretary to Daniel Webster and as an agent of the State Department in England and Canada. Included are 104 letters by Daniel Webster as well as copies of several of his speeches. State Department papers concerning controversies with England (1837-1852), newspaper clippings about Daniel Webster and miscellaneous receipts, inventories and photographs make up the remainder of the papers.

Dates: 1811-1901

David Daggett papers

Call Number: MS 162
Abstract: Correspondence (primarily letters received) and other papers of David Daggett, Connecticut lawyer, jurist, politician, teacher, and author. The papers relate primarily to Daggett's legal and political activities and to Federalist Party politics. Important correspondents include Simeon Baldwin, Abraham Bishop, Isaac Bronson, John C. Calhoun, Henry Clay, Charles Denison, Elizur Goodrich, Gideon Granger, Roger Griswold, Rufus King, William Leffingwell, Josiah Meigs, Timothy Pickering, Benjamin...
Dates: 1781-1851

Letter : Cambridge, to Messrs. Whiffle, Fields, Curry, and Gerald, 1841 Apr 30

 Part of Collection — Box 50: [Barcode: 39002137225257], Folder: GROUP 1686, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS with address leaf.

Dates: 1841 Apr 30

Note : Cambridge, Mass., to Thomas Grattan, 1839 Aug 22

 Part of Collection — Box 50: [Barcode: 39002137225257], Folder: GROUP 1686, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ANS, with address leaf, enclosing an invitation to Grattan for Harvard University commencement, Aug 20, 1839, printed card completed in manuscript in an unidentified hand.

Dates: 1839 Aug 22