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Collection Reference Number GLC01734
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1829 
Title Appointment of John McLean as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Date 7 March 1829
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Additional authors Hamilton, James (1767-1839)
Recipient Mclean, John  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Countersigned by James Hamilton as acting Secretary of State. Autograph note signed by Charles H. W. Wharton on verso certifies that McLean has sworn to support the Constitution of the United States. Docketed on verso by Wharton.
Subjects Supreme Court  Law  Government and Civics  President  US Constitution  Oath  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Hamilton, James (1767-1839)  McLean, John (1785-1861)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Law; Government & Politics
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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