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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) The General Jackson. [hand-colored lithograph]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07438 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: [Paris?] Type: Print Date: circa 1845. Pagination: 1 print 27 x 17.7 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07438 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: [Paris?] Type: Print Date: circa 1845. Pagination: 1 print 27 x 17.7 cm

Summary of Content: Lithograph by Black Artist Jules Lion after the battle of New Orleans. Printed by d'Aubertet de Jurica (?).

Background Information:

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Black AuthorAfrican American HistoryArt, Music, Theater, and FilmWar of 1812Military HistoryGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsPresident

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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