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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Letter by Andrew Jackson and engraving of him [Decimalized .01-.02]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02526 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: Pagination: 2 items

Summary of Content: A letter by President Andrew Jackson to Hardy M. Cryer, and an engraving of Jackson by A. B. Walter.

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: CommerceMerchants and TradeCaribbeanFranceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyAgriculture and Animal HusbandryGovernment and CivicsDeathMarriageWomen's HistoryPoliticsPresident

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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