Autograph and Manuscript Collection Relating to James Buchanan. Includes the following cabinet members and politicians of the era: Philo C. Fuller- LS; Horatio King- AMsS Poem, ANS; Jeremiah S. Black- Signature; Jno. B. Blake- ALS; Isaac Toucey- LS; Lewis Cass- ALS; John B. Floyd- 3 Signatures; Jacob Thompson- ALS; Aaron V. Brown- DS; Jeremiah S. Black- DS; Jehu Glancy Jones- ALS; James Orr- ALS; William Pennington- ANS; Nathaniel P. Banks- Signature.

    The following (mostly Autograph Letters Signed) are written to Buchanan as president or president-elect, many are recommendations for appointments: Henry M. Phillips; James Wadsworth; Jno. Duncan; Rufus Reed; John W. Stevenson; Fernando Wood; I. Bragg; Bradley Barlow. Approximately 25 items, generally fine condition. From the collection of Henry E. Luhrs.

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    October, 2007
    27th Saturday
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