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Duff and Green (fl. 1831) [Correspondence between Andrew Jackson and John C. Calhoun on the Seminole War]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08605.02 Author/Creator: Duff and Green (fl. 1831) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1831 Pagination: 52 p. ; 22.5 x 13.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Correspondence between the "President and Vice-President of the U. States, on the subject of the course of the latter, in the deliberations of the cabinet of Mr. Monroe, on the occurrences of the Seminole War." Calhoun discloses the correspondence in an effort to rectify, what he believes to be, politically motivated misrepresentations of his conduct in regard to "the Seminole question." Argues that the correspondence shows the different positions held by Calhoun and Jackson. Printed by Duff and Green.

People: Duff and Green, fl. 1831
Calhoun, John Caldwell, 1782-1850
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentVice PresidentSeminole WarAmerican Indian HistoryMilitary HistoryPoliticsGovernment and Civics

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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