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Internet Archive

CPC Catalog > Organization: Internet Archive

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300 Funston Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94118

www.archive.org

Description:

The Internet Archive is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that was founded to build an Internet library. Its purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format. 

The Internet Archive was founded in 1996 and is located in San Francisco. The Internet Archive includes: texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages in its collections.

 

(from the Internet Archive)

Categories: William Harrison, James K. Polk, Millard Fillmore, James Buchanan,

Collections:
The Diary of James K. Polk During His Presidency, 1845 to 1849
Messages and letters of William Henry Harrison
Millard Fillmore Papers
The Works of James Buchanan

Note that this is an incomplete collections list. Please contact the organization directly for the most current information about their holdings.


The Diary of James K. Polk During His Presidency, 1845 to 1849

The Milo M. Quaife edition of Polks diary is an essential primary resource for the study of Polk.  Only 500 copies were produced in this 1910 edition.  This is the only unabridged version of Polk's diary and is extremely difficult to find.  The Internet Archive hosts multiple digital derivatives of the Quaife edition.  

Size
Four volumes

Presidential content includes:

- James K. Polk
An essential source for understanding the Polk Presidency.

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Messages and letters of William Henry Harrison

A digital version of Messages and letters of William Henry Harrison.

Size
2 volumes

Presidential content includes:

- William Harrison

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Millard Fillmore Papers

Two volumes of Fillmore Papers published in a letterpress volume in 1907.  The following URLs point to the two volumes.

https://archive.org/details/millardfillmore01fillgoog

https://archive.org/details/millardfillmore00fillgoog

Size
Two volumes

Presidential content includes:

- Millard Fillmore

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The Works of James Buchanan

The papers of James Buchanan originally published in 1910.  This collection was subsequently republished in 1960, but this is the original letterpress volumes from 1910 and thus are in the public domain.  The following URL is a representative example (Vol. 3).  The Internet Archive appears to have the entire set digitized.

https://archive.org/details/buchananjames03buchrich

Size
12 volumes

Presidential content includes:

- James Buchanan

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