- Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849
- Call number
- MssCol 17764
- Physical description
- 1 box
- Preferred Citation
- James K. Polk papers, 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 K. Polk was the 11th president of the United States. Letters and documents of James K. Polk, 1827-1845, one letter of his wife, Sarah, and one letter to Polk from James Irvin, 1845. Included in the collection is a volume of autographs of Polk and the members of his administration, 1848-1849.
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