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-- Manuscript Group 396, George B. McClellan (1826-1885), Civil War General, Governor of NJ, Papers, 1860-1878

396.  MCCLELLAN, GEORGE B.  (1826-85), Civil War general,

           Governor of N.J.

           Papers, 1860-78. 63 items.

        Primarily letters to McClellan concerning military and political

      matters. Most of the political letters relate to McClellan's bid for

      the Presidency in 1864. The collection includes some letters of Mc-

      Clellan's son (also named George Brinton McClellan), Mayor of

      New York City from 1903 to 1910, professor of economic history

      at Princeton University, and Congressman from New York. In-

      dexed in manuscripts catalog. Included is correspondence of:

      Brooks, Sidney         McClellan, Arthur M.  Peabody, George

      Cass, George W7shington Marcy, Randolph Barnes Porter, Fitz john

      Everett, Edward                              Webster, George W.

      Gift (in part) of Lida M. Buckley, 1965.


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