Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1804-11-23
Death 1869-10-08
Americans
English, Spanish; Castilian, Dutch; Flemish, French

Biographical notes:

Franklin Pierce (1804-1869) was the 14th President of the United States (1853-1857). Prior to his presidency he served in both the House of Representatives (1833-1837) and the Senate (1837-1842) as a legislator from New Hampshire. Although a Northerner, he sympathized with the Southern cause during the American Civil War and was good friends with Jefferson Davis.

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Subjects:

  • presidents
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Travel
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American
  • Presidents--Election--1852
  • Recommendations For Positions
  • Smithsonian Building
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848--Veterans
  • Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1862
  • Politics, government and public administration
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Utah Expedition, 1857-1858
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American--Selection and appointment
  • Bounties, Military
  • Land grants--Iowa
  • Elections
  • District of columbia
  • Boots
  • Mines and Mineral Resources
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848--Campaigns

Occupations:

  • Senators, U.S. Congress--New Hampshire
  • Ex-presidents--United States
  • Presidents--United States
  • Diplomats
  • Representatives, U.S. Congress--New Hampshire
  • Lawyers

Places:

  • Illinois (as recorded)
  • Chicago (Ill.) (as recorded)
  • New Hampshire (as recorded)
  • Chicago (Ill.) (as recorded)
  • Plumbago Graphite Mine (N.H.) (as recorded)
  • New Hampshire--Goshen (as recorded)
  • India, Asia (as recorded)
  • Concord (N.H.) (as recorded)