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Collection Reference Number GLC08084
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1837 
Title Andrew Jackson to Benjamin F. Butler regarding the Panic of 1837
Date 24 June 1837
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Butler, Benjamin F.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description To the Attorney General; blaming the banks for the Panic of 1837: "The connection of banks with the government I have considered more dangerous to liberty than the union of church and state."
Subjects President  Government and Civics  Economics  Banking  Bank of the US  Religion  Liberty  
People Butler, Benjamin Franklin (1795-1858)  Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Place written Nashville, Tennessee
Theme The Presidency; Banking & Economics; Religion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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