Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1560. Copies of three letters written by Andrew Jackson. The first, 31 May 1817, concerns provisions of a treaty with the Chickasaw Indians. The second, 3 May 1829, relates to the appointment of a surgeon at a federal penitentiary. The third, 3 November 1832, requests consideration for his nephew, Samuel Donelson, who was visiting Philadelphia. Also, copy of first photograph of Abraham Lincoln as President.
American Politics | Political Science | United States History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 (SC 1560)" (2008). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 945.