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James K. Polk, 1795-1849

chronology, documents, bibliographical aids.

by John J. Farrell

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Published by Oceana Publications in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 1815-1861 -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 87-91.

      StatementEdited by John J. Farrell
      SeriesPresidential chronologies series
      ContributionsPolk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849, United States. President (1845-1849 : Polk)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE416 .F26
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92 p.
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5217823M
      ISBN 100379120690
      LC Control Number75102942

      Polk, James K. (James Knox), Papers of James K. Polk, (bulk and ). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens.   Papers: , 7 items. The additions to James K. Polk's papers consist of: three U.S. land grants, signed by President James K. Polk, dated and ; a photograph of a portrait of Marshall T. Polk of Columbia, Tennessee; two calling cards of Sarah Childress Polk, wife of James K. Polk; and a letter from Mrs. Polk to Sen. H.E. Jackson concerning a proposed pension for her.

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