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Jackson, Andrew, Pres., 1767-1845



  • Existence: 1767 - 1845

Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was an American soldier and statesman who served as the seventh president of the United States from 1829 to 1837. Before being elected to the presidency, Jackson gained fame as a general in the United States Army and served in both houses of the U.S. Congress. As president, Jackson sought to advance the rights of the "common man"against a "corrupt aristocracy" and to preserve the Union.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Jackson letter

Mss 817462.1
Identifier: Mss 817462.1
Overview In English.

Andrew Jackson order

Mss 813676
Identifier: Mss 813676
Scope and Contents Order from US President Andrew Jackson to Col. Wynne and Col. Lillard, requesting each ot furnish seventy men for reconnoitering the Catawbas. Maj. Conn will take the command. Includes letter fo January 2, 1814 by Lemuel E. Snow, describing massacres by the Creeks.

Pres. U.S. Andrew Jackson letter

Mss 829221
Identifier: Mss 829221
Overview In English.

US President Jackson patent

Mss 830664
Identifier: Mss 830664
Overview In English.