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Collection Reference Number GLC02769
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1818 
Title Andrew Jackson to Edward Livingston regarding a bronze casting of Napoleon
Date 21 January 1818
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Livingston, Edward  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Acknowledging a bronze casting of Napoleon, and offering thanks for the gift. Written as General in the U.S. Army.
Subjects Art, Music, Theater, and Film  President  Global History and Civics  France  Military History  Gift  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Livingston, Edward (1764-1836)  
Place written Nashville, Tennessee
Theme Arts & Literature; The Presidency; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Edward Livingston was at the time a lawyer in New Orleans, and later a Congressman, Senator, and Jackson's Secretary of State. He also served in the War of 1812 and as mayor of New York from 1801-1803.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859