University of Notre Dame

Joshua Giddings Correspondence


Origination : Giddings, Joshua, 1795-1864
Extent : 1 reel of microfilm
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


Library of Congress Library of Congress (1949)

Preferred Citation

Joshua Giddings Correspondence (GID), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Joshua Giddings with family members and acquaintances, including William LLoyd Garrison, regarding reconstruction policy; also correspondence of George W. Julian (1817-1899), Member of Congress from Indiana, and others, including the American Abolition Society, Charles Francis Adams, and Salmon P. Chase; concerning the Republican Party, slavery, the 1856 Republican convention, and political strategy.


Lawyer, abolitionist and Member of Congress from Ohio.


Giddings, Joshua, 1795-1864
Julian, George W., 1817-1899
Republican party
Julian, George W., 1817-1899
Adams, Charles Francis, 1807-1886
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873
American Abolition Society
Slavery--United States--Anti-slavery movements

Related Material