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Franklin Pierce Collection, 1823-2010, n.d. (bulk 1823-1869)


Correspondence, 1828-1869, n.d.

Catalog Number: M148.1


Vault Box 1
Folder 1 Electrostatic copies, Franklin Pierce to George Washington Pierce, 1828-1835; originals owned by Wm. C. Pierce
2 1837 Apr 20, Hillsboro, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
3 1837 May 2, Hillsboro, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
4 1845 Jul 28, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
5 1846 Feb 20, Dover, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
6 1846 Oct 2, Concord, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Alpheus Spring Packard
7 1849 Oct 19, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
8 1850 Sep 20, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Alpheus Spring Packard
9 1852 Sep 11, Portsmouth, Franklin Pierce to Mr. Ticknor
10 1854 Jan 15, Washington, Franklin Pierce to Miss Elizabeth McNiel [fragment]
11 1854 Mar 4, Washington, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Mrs. A.S. Packard
12 1854 Jul 4, Washington, Franklin Pierce to Nehemiah Cleaveland
13 1854 Jul 8, Brooklyn, Nehemiah Cleaveland to Franklin Pierce
14 1854 Aug 4, certificate of appointment as surveyor and inspector of the Port of Dubuque, State of Iowa
15 1854 Sep, Washington, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Mrs. A.S. Packard
16 1854 Oct 28, Brooklyn, Nehemiah Cleaveland to Franklin Pierce
17 1855 Mar 1: Executive Pardon for Frances Wheeler
18 1855 Apr, Washington, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Mrs. A.S. Packard
19 1855 Nov 13, Washington, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Mrs. A.S. Packard
20 1856 Mar, Washington, Mrs. Franklin Pierce to Mrs. A.S. Packard
21 1857 Jan 31: Executive Pardon for William Nicholson
22 1858 Mar 28, Funchal, Madeira, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
23 1859 Sep 11, Andover, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
24 1863 May 11, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
25 1864 May 26, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Mrs. Horatio Bridge
26 1865 Nov 27, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
27 1868 Sep 3, re. Franklin Pierce
28 1868 Oct 11, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
29 1869 Feb 16, Concord, Franklin Pierce to Horatio Bridge
30 n.d., Rockingham House, Franklin Pierce to Mrs. Horatio Bridge
31 Typescripts of Franklin Pierce letters to Horatio Bridge

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Clippings, ephemera, images, etc., 1823-2010, n.d.

Catalog Number: M148.2


Box 1 Articles and addresses:
Folder 32 "De Triumphis Romanorum," May 1823 (Bowdoin College Commencement Part)
33 "Franklin Pierce, Popular Sovereignty, and Manifest Destiny..." by Peter Steinbrueck
Vault Volume 1 "Oratio Salutatoria De Seculo Augusti," May 20, 1824
Box 1 Clippings:
Folder 34 1850-1899
35 1900-1949
36 1950-1959
37 1960-current; miscellaneous
Box 1 Ephemera:
Folder 38 Commemorative medal: gift of Evelyn H. Dupont, February 10, 1981
MRealia Box 3 Franklin Pierce presidential dollar coins, one roll, released into circulation 2010 May 20
Oversize Box C2 Miscellaneous documents signed while president
Box 1
Folder 39 Miscellaneous ephemera
40 Picture on commemorative stamp envelope
41 Stationery
42 Images
Oversize Box C2 Images
Box 1 Lists and indices:
Folder 43 Copies of mss. in other collections
44 Library of Congress-index to the Franklin Pierce Papers, 1962

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