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Collection Reference Number GLC06789.06
From Archive Folder Collection of nine letters from Andrew Jackson to James Winchester and James Breedlove 
Title Andrew Jackson to James W. Breedlove regarding "The Kentuckian on Martial Law"
Date 17 February 1843
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Breedlove, James W.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Jackson believes Clay is the author of "The Kentuckian on Martial Law". "Can anyone doubt but that Clay is... 'Behind' ...This dirty, unmanly, and unjust proceeding?" A pencil note on p. 3 "in relation to my asking to be named as Coll[ector]" (see .07).
Subjects President  Politics  Office Seeker  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Clay, Henry (1777-1852)  Breedlove, James (1792-1868)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics; Law
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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