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.
The New Jersey Historical Society