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Collection Reference Number GLC08974
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1828 
Title An account of some of the bloody deeds of General Jackson
Date 1828
Document Type Broadside
Content Description One of the "Coffin Broadsides" that attacked General Jackson before the 1828 election. Accuses General Jackson of heartlessly executing six innocent militia men, and depicts their coffins. Also slanders Jackson in various ways and accuses him of other crimes. Frame is 69 x 49 cm.
Subjects Propaganda  President  Politics  Election  Government and Civics  Death  Corruption and Scandal  Death Penalty  Militia  Military Law  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859