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Collection Reference Number GLC05508.005
From Archive Folder Collection of documents relating to religion and spirituality 
Title Andrew Jackson to Mary P. Payson expressing his sentiment
Date 31 August 1842
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Payson, Mary P.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Jackson sends Miss Payson a sentiment: "Seek true wisdom[:] it is the pearl of 'great price' which cheers us thro' life, and ends in happy mortality."
Subjects Religion  President  Philosophy  Women's History  
People Payson, Mary P. (fl. 1842)  Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme Religion; The Presidency; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859