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Collection Reference Number GLC02526.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1830 
Title Andrew Jackson to Hardy M. Cryer on trade with the West Indies, the French revolution of 1830 and his late wife
Date 18 October 1830
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Cryer, Hardy M.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Pleased about plans to open trade with British West Indies, celebrates the French Revolution of 1830, discusses his horses. Mentions the gravesite of his wife Rachel, who was "all that made this world desirable to me."
Subjects Commerce  Merchants and Trade  Caribbean  France  Global History and Civics  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Government and Civics  Death  Marriage  Women's History  Politics  President  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Cryer, Hardy M. (1792-1846)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Banking & Economics; Merchants & Commerce; Foreign Affairs; Agriculture; Women in American History; Children & Family; The Presidency; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Hardy M. Cryer was a Methodist preacher in Sumner County, Tennessee. He and Jackson owned a number of horses together.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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