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Collection Reference Number GLC00801
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1828 
Title Andrew Jackson to Levi Woodbury introducing him to Henry Lee and requesting his assistance on his research of a recent war
Date 23 June 1828
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Woodbury, Levi  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Introducing Henry Lee to the recipient, and requesting that Woodbury offer any possible assistance on his research of a recent war.
Subjects President  American Indian History  Literature and Language Arts  Military History  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Woodbury, Levi (1789-1851)  Lee, Henry (1787-1837)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme The Presidency; Native Americans; Arts & Literature
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Levi Woodbury served as Senator from New Hampshire, and later received appointments from Jackson. Henry Lee (1787-1837), was the older half brother to Robert E. Lee. As a rewarded for his pro-Jackson essays he was appointed Consul to Algiers in April 1829.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859