United States History, Law and Politics

President Franklin Pierce

by William P. Meyers

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Franklin Pierce was the 14th President of the United States of America. He was elected President in 1852 and served from March 4, 1853 until March 4, 1857. He was a Democratic Party politician from New Hamphire.

This page provides links to essays on Franklin Pierce, or to events during his presidency, by William P. Meyers, as well as links to external Web sites with related information.

Franklin PierceWe'll Pierce 'em in '52
The U.S. Bullies Japan in the 1850's

Related Sites

Franklin Pierce page at Wikipedia
White House biography of President Franklin Pierce
Miller Center links to papers of President Franklin Pierce

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