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Duane, William J. (William John) (1780-1865) Narrative and correspondence concerning the removal of the deposites and occurrences connected therewith.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02144 Author/Creator: Duane, William J. (William John) (1780-1865) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Book signed Date: 1838 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Inscribed on free endpaper by Duane to Henry A. Wise dated February 1839. In part a defense of his refusal as Andrew Jackson's Secretary of Treasury, to remove deposits from the Bank of the United States to state banks.

People: Duane, William John, 1780-1865.
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Keywords/Subjects: Bank of the US, Banking, President Politics, Government and Civics, Finance, Economics

Sub Era: Age of Jackson