Download Full Text (173 KB)
Frank and Virginia Williams
This letter, dated June 29, 1855, is from James Buchanan, an American lawyer, diplomat and politician who served as the 15th president of the United States from 1857 to 1861, to Riggs and Co., asking them to purchase a Bill of Exchange. This note was found tipped into volume three, between pages 152-153 of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.
New York : The Century Co
Buchanan, James, 1791– 1868
correspondence: 1 leaf
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 3, page 152-153
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana Repository
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
For more information about the contents of this collection, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
E457 .N653 2011 V.3, pages 152-153, Original Documents and Original photographs in Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln , Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries