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Collection Reference Number GLC05722.03
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1836 
Title Andrew Jackson to Carey A. Harris criticizing paying John Ross to attend Congress
Date 15 October 1836
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Harris, Carey A.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written in the third person. "If Mr. Bell had been as attentive to the pay of the volunteers as he was to John Ross & others to have them paid for attending Congress & opposing the treaty the appropriation would have been made as required."
Subjects President  Congress  Government and Civics  American Indian History  Military History  Soldier's Pay  Treaty  Finance  
People Harris, Carey A. (1806-1842)  Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859