POLK MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION COLLECTION OF JAMES KNOX POLK PAPERS, 1780-1972

The Polk Memorial Association Collection of James Knox Polk Papers, containing approximately 4 vols. and 1,504 items, and spanning the years 1790 to 1972, are concentrated in the years of Polk’s presidential administration. The collection is composed of appointments, correspondence, inaugural arrangements for President Polk, invitations, receipts, replies to White House invitations, reports, resolutions of the United States Congress, and some miscellaneous items.