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Elias Polk - Photo 2

Elias Polk - Photo 2

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Courtesy of the President James K. Polk Home & Museum, Columbia, Tennessee

Elias Polk - Photo 2

This is the Polk family home in Columbia, Tennessee. Built in 1816 by Samuel Polk, James lived here after graduating from the University of North Carolina in 1818 until his marriage to Sarah Childress in 1824.

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