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BOX 1-2  REEL 1-2Series I: James Buchanan Papers, 1825-1868
General correspondence and other material, including notes and drafts of remarks made while Buchanan served in the House of Representatives and as president of the United States, commissions, land patents, petitions, and clippings.
Arranged chronologically. Indexed in the published register.
BOX REEL 11825, Jan. 8-1840, Dec. 26
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BOX REEL 11841, Jan. 20-1843, Dec. 26
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BOX REEL 11844, Feb. 6-Dec. 24
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BOX REEL 11845, Jan. 20-Dec. 29
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BOX REEL 11846
BOX REEL 11846, Jan. 12-June 17
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BOX REEL 11846, June 22-Sept. 26
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BOX REEL 11846, Oct. 7-1847, Mar. 17
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BOX REEL 11847
BOX REEL 11847, Mar. 19-July 15
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BOX REEL 11847, July 19- Nov. 23
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BOX REEL 11847, Dec. 2-1848, Jan. 2
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BOX REEL 11848, Jan. 3-May 16
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BOX REEL 11848, May 18-1849, Feb. 12
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BOX REEL 11849, Feb. 16-1851, July 1
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BOX REEL 11851, Aug. 10-1852, Mar. 20
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BOX REEL 11852, Mar. 29-1853, Feb. 3
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BOX REEL 21853, Feb. 6-May 10
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BOX REEL 21853, May 24-1855, Jan. 9
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BOX REEL 21855, Jan. 20-Nov. 30
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BOX REEL 21855, Dec. 4-1856, Mar. 27
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BOX REEL 21856, Apr. 3-1859, June 10
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BOX REEL 21860, May 3-1863, June 26
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BOX REEL 21863, Aug. 3-1868, Jan. 2, undated
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BOX 3-4  REEL 2-4Series II: Harriet Lane Johnston Papers, 1846-1887
Chiefly letters received by Johnston.
Arranged chronologically. Indexed in the published register.
BOX REEL 21846, Feb. 14-1856, Jan. 18
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BOX REEL 21856, Feb. 5-1858, June 28
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BOX REEL 21858, July 13-1859, Sept. 7
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BOX REEL 31859, Sept. 19-1860, Feb. 25
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BOX REEL 31860
BOX REEL 31860, May 5-Sept. 25
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BOX REEL 31860, Oct. 7-Dec. 28
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BOX REEL 31861, Jan. 5-July 12
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BOX REEL 31861, July 16-1862, Aug. 30
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BOX REEL 31862, Sept. 8-1863, Sept. 1
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BOX REEL 31863, Sept. 5-1864, May 31
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BOX REEL 31864, June 7-1865, Dec.
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BOX REEL 41866, Jan. 7-1874, Feb. 12
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BOX REEL 41874, Apr. 21-1887, Feb. 2
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BOX REEL 4Undated
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BOX 5 not filmedSeries III: Special Documents File, 1826-1861
Photocopies of documents from collections relating to Buchanan in other repositories and typewritten transcripts of Buchanan letters in other collections in the Library of Congress.
Arranged chronologically. Photocopies only are indexed in the published register.
BOX 5 not filmedPhotocopies of documents in other repositories, 1838-1859
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BOX 5Typewritten transcripts of documents from other collections
BOX 51826-1849
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BOX 51850-1861, undated
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BOX 5 not filmedSeries IV: Additions, 1842-1867
Two additions of correspondence and a third addition with the 1858 State of the Union message, correspondence, and inscribed book.
Arranged in order of processing date and therein chronologically for the first two additions. Addition III is arranged alphabetically by type of material and name of correspondent.
BOX 5 not filmedAddition I, correspondence, 1846-1861
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BOX 5Addition II, correspondence, Buchanan to J. Glancy Jones
BOX 51842-1850
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BOX 51851
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BOX 51852
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BOX 51853-1854
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BOX 51855
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BOX 51856
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BOX 51857-1858 , 1867
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BOX 5Addition III
BOX 5Correspondence, Buchanan to
BOX 5Cabinet of Franklin Pierce, 1857
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BOX 5Campbell, James, 1851
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BOX 5Herrick, Anson, 1863-1864
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BOX 5Hunter, William, 1855
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BOX 5McClernand, John Alexander, 1850
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BOX 5Pickens, Francis W., 1853
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