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Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 Correspondence Beween Gen. Andrew Jackson and John C Calhoun President and Vice-President of the U.States

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03776.01 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 Place Written: [Washington] Type: Pamphlet Date: 1831 Pagination: 52p ; 22.1 x 13.2 cm.

Summary of Content: a pamphlet printing correspondence between Andrew Jackson and John C. Calhoun during the Seminole Indian War.

Background Information:

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Calhoun, John Caldwell, 1782-1850

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Government and CivicsAmerican Indian HistoryMilitary HistoryAmerican StatesmenPresidentSeminole WarCongress

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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