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Collection Reference Number GLC00126
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1844 
Title Andrew Jackson to Edward B. Donelson telling his troublesome nephew to pursue his education
Date 9 February 1844
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Donelson, Edward B.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Tells his troublesome nephew to "hereafter never do an act of disobedience," and instead "pursue your education." Advises that this course is "the only way to make you a great and good man"
Subjects Children and Family  Education  President  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme Children & Family; Education; The Presidency
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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