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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) First printing of first inaugural address.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08354 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: s.l. Type: Broadside Date: 4 March 1829 Pagination:

Summary of Content:

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Presidential Speeches and ProclamationsPresidentGovernment and CivicsInaugurationInaugural Address

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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