Resources: A Buchanan Bibliography
Speeches & Addresses about James Buchanan

Anderson, Charles. The Speech of Charles Anderson upon the Connection of James Buchanan with the Notorious Slander of Bargain and Sale. Delivered at Dayton, Ohio, October 12th, 1857. Cincinnati: Ben Franklin Mammoth Steam Printing Establishment, 1857.

Bocock, Thomas S., and Clark Mills. Oration of Thomas S. Bocock, Delivered on the Occasion of the Inauguration of Mills’ Equestrian Statue of Washington, at Washington City, February 22, 1860, Together with a Sketch of the Inaugural Ceremonies, Embracing the Address by President Buchanan, and the Remarks of Clark Mills, the Artist. Washington, DC: W. H. and O. H. Morrison, 1860.

Choate, Rufus. Speech of Mr. Choate, of Massachusetts, on the Question of Annulling the Convention for the Common Occupation of the Territory of Oregon and in Reply to Mr. Buchanan: Delivered in the Senate of the United States, March 21, 1844. Washington, DC: n.p., 1844.

Clayton, John M. Speech of Mr. Clayton, of Delaware, in Reply to Mr. Buchanan, of Pennsylvania, and Others, on Mr. Benton’s Resolution Relating to the National Defence. Delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 8, 1836. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1836.

Davis, John. Reply of John Davis, of Massachusetts, to Mr. Buchanan, of Pennsylvania, on the Reduction of Wages and of the Value of Property. Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 23, 1840. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1840. (Also: Washington, DC: Printed at the Madisonian Office, 1840; and Rochester, NY: Shepard & Strong, 1840.)

Dedication of the Monument to James Buchanan, Fifteenth President of the United States, Donated to the City of Lancaster by Dulon F. Buchmiller on the Sixtieth Anniversary of Mr. Buchanan’s Death, Friday, June the First, 1928, Erected in Buchanan Park, Lancaster, Penna. n.p., 1928.

De Wolf, T. K. Speech of Dr. T. K. De Wolf, of Chester: At the Raising of a Buchanan Flag in Huntingdon, Mass., October 11, 1856. n.p., 1856.

Fraim, Samuel R. Address at the Presentation of the Buchanan Memorial Plaque at Lodge #43, F. and A. M., Lancaster, Pa. Lancaster, PA: n.p., 1950.

Jones, J. Glancy. Remarks of Hon. J. Glancy Jones, of Pennsylvania, Delivered in the House of Representatives, May 13, 1856, in Reply to the Remarks Made on Saturday, May 10, 1856, by Hon. Henry M. Fuller, Assailing the Political Opinions of Mr. Buchanan, and Other Leading Public Men of the Democracy of Pennsylvania. Washington, DC: Congressional Globe Office, 1856.

Loring, George Bailey. A Speech Delivered at Webster, Mass., Providence, R. I., Nashua, N. H., and Other Places, during the Presidential Campaign of 1856, in Support of James Buchanan. Boston, MA: Boston Post, 1856. (Also: Boston, MA: Democratic Town Committee of Webster, 1856.)

Reed, William B. The Appeal to Pennsylvania: A Speech Delivered at a Meeting of the Friends of Buchanan and Breckenridge, at Somerset, Pa., September 24, 1856. Philadelphia: n.p., 1856.