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Collection Reference Number GLC04047
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1840 
Title Andrew Jackson to Zell E. Morton
Date 22 September 1840
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Morton, Zell E  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Reply to a note that conveyed news of the death of a friend, General Thomas Hinds. Remorseful at this news, and admits that "I must soon follow him."
Subjects President  Friendship  Death  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Morton, Zell E. (fl. 1840)  Hinds, Thomas (1780-1840)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Thomas Hinds was a Representative from Mississippi, who made his name at the battle of New Orleans.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859