Andrew Jackson Miscellaneous Papers,1805-1839

Descriptive Summary

Title
Andrew Jackson Miscellaneous Papers,1805-1839
Creator
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Extent
7 items
Subjects
Arbuthnot, Alexander, d. 1818.
Banks and banking-- United States-- History-- Sources.
Butler, Percival, 1760-1821.
Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844.
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
Fulton, William Savin, 1795-1844.
Maury, Abram Poindexter, 1766-1821.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.
Presidents-- United States-- Correspondence.
Presidents-- United States-- Election-- 1824-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
General and president of the U.S. Jackson writes General Percival Butler about a legal case in Tenn. for which he is acting as Butler's attorney; and six letters, 1823 -1839, to William S. Fulton discussing the Arbuthnot case to correct an account in an Alabama newspaper, his prospects for the 1824 presidential election, his opinion of Napoleon, banking and his ideas on monetary policy, a land matter involving the estate of Lewis Randolph, and his concern for the country. Forms part of: Presidents, U.S. Collection, 1790-1994