- Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
- Call number
- MssCol 17763
- Physical description
- 1 folder
- Preferred Citation
- James Buchanan letters and documents, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
James Buchanan was the fifteenth President of the United States. Approximately fifty letters and documents written or signed by James Buchanan. Most of the letters predate his presidency. Correspondents include Royal Phelps, Virgil Maxcy, Gordon L. Ford, and Peter Wager.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328