There are surprisingly few papers available on Darrow. The following list includes the major collections.
James O. Brown Papers, Butler Library, Columbia University, New York City.
Clarence Seward Darrow Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Includes materials used by Irving stone for Clarence Darrow for the Defense and letters by Darrow's wife, Ruby Darrow.
Darrow Collection, Michigan Historical Society, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Darrow Collection, Special Collections, University of Chicago.
Darrow Collection, Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois.
Elmer Gertz Papers, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.
Papers of the National Association of Colored People (NAACP), Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California.
"Funeral Speech." Congressional Record, 76th Cong., 3d sess., 18 April 1940, p. 2225. Reprint of Darrow eulogy of John P. Altgeld on the second anniversary of Darrow's death.
"Plea f or Mercy". In World's Great Speeches, edited by Lewis Copeland, 423-16. Garden City, N.Y.: Garden City Publishing Co., 1942. Excerpt of Darrow closing Speech at the Leopold-Loeb trial.