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This collection contains an 1822 bond for a $3,500 suit brought by Bennett Smith against the estate of his son-in-law John Hutchings. From Hutchings, Andrew Jackson's business partner, Smith sought to recover a debt arising over the sale of slaves. Andrew Jackson represented Hutchings' son, Andrew Jackson Hutchings, as guardian in the suit.
This broadside was issued as a public tribute to General Andrew Jackson after his death in 1845. It is entitled General Andrew Jackson and features a woodcut showing Jackson in his later years as well as a biographical sketch.
This collection consists of sixteen Andrew Jackson Donelson correspondences about plantation life, slavery, and politics in Tennessee.
This collection consists of three letters, two of which are from Andrew Jackson Donelson. The other is addressed to Donelson. Two of the letters are written during his tenure as Andrew Jackson's private secretary. The other is written from Berlin during his service with President John Tyler.
This collection contains documents from Andrew Jackson Graves' life and career as a Tennessee State Senator. The bulk of the material comes from the years 1933 to 1940, and relates to various projects Graves was involved in at the local, state, and national levels. The collection also contains a sizable number of posthumous documents pertaining to awards and honors he received after his death.
This broadside, published by the Columbia Telescope (S.C.) on 1829 March 9, provides a transcript of the inaugural address that Andrew Jackson delivered on 1829 March 4 in Washington, D.C. In it, Jackson outlines his domestic and foreign policy goals and discusses his intention to stand for the rights of states, limit executive power, handle agriculture, commerce, and manufactures unequivocally, and ensure the fair treatment of the Indians.
This collection consists of a single document from May 17, 1798 detailing a land speculation indenture agreement between Andrew Jackson, Pierce Butler, and David Allison.
This indenture, made on December 5, 1822 and proven in January 1825, divides a 5,000 acre tract of land in Shelby County, Tennessee, between John Overton, James Winchester, Andrew Jackson, William Winchester, and George Winchester.
This collection is a document granting land to Seth Summers in Indianapolis, Indiana. The certificate is signed by President Andrew Jackson on August 5, 1834.
Andrew Jackson wrote this confidential letter to his friend Major William Lewis a few months before his death in 1845. In it, he discusses politics and mentions Buchanan, Tyler, and Polk specifically.
President Andrew Jackson wrote this letter to General Callender Irvine from Washington on November 11, 1834. In it, he discusses a horse descended from Bollivar that Irvine has recently sent him.
This collection houses a letter written (dictated) by Andrew Jackson to Colonel James Hamilton. In it, Jackson recommends his nephew, Samuel Jackson Hays, as a suitable suitor for Ms. Middleton, who was under the guardianship of Col. Hamilton.
In this letter, Andrew Jackson introduces his adopted son Andrew Jackson Donelson to Reverend Holly of Tennessee University in Nashville. Jackson also inquires as to the possibility of sending another of his adopted sons and a nephew to the school.
In a letter dated March 22, 1829, Andrew Jackson writes from Washington, D.C. to William Donelson concerning Andrew Jackson Hutchings, a ward of Jackson and his wife Rachel.
In a November 16, 1844 letter to Elizabeth Donelson, former President Andrew Jackson writes that the bill of Major Andrew Jackson Donelson, Jackson's adopted nephew and private secretary, has been paid and cancelled.
Andrew Jackson wrote this letter to Secretary of State Edward Livingston to recommend Robert Beale for a clerk position in the U. S. Patent Office. Beale delivered the letter to Livingston in person.
This collection includes a two-page handwritten letter from Andrew Jackson to George Graham. The letter is dated May 13, 1817 and is noted as being written from the Division of the South headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee. A typed transcription is also included.
This collection contains the transcription of a letter written to President James Monroe by General Andrew Jackson in January of 1815. The document contains Jackson's description of the Battle of New Orleans, including Jackson's narrative timeline, the number of dead and wounded (on both sides), and atmosphere of the battle. The original letter was written in 1815, but it is unknown when this copy was transcribed.
This is a collection of letters written by Andrew Jackson between 1812 and 1826.
- Universities and colleges -- Tennessee. 316
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 289
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 286
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- United States. 248
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 245
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 122
- Education, Higher -- Tennessee. 98
- World War, 1939-1945. 97
- United States. Army. 95
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 92
- Tennessee -- History. 81
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- History. 81
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 57
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 55
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe. 55
- Correspondence. 52
- Radiation -- Research. 51
- United States. Navy. 51
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 49
- Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. 48
- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. 48
- Authors, American -- Tennessee. 44
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area. 43
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Tennessee. 42
- Tennessee -- Politics and government. 41
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 40
- Nashville (Tenn.) -- History. 39
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.). 38
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Faculty. 37
- Slavery -- Tennessee 35
- Tennessee -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 34
- Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 33
- Tennessee -- Commerce. 32
- Account books -- Tennessee. 31
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe. 30
- Davidson County (Tenn.) -- History. 29
- United States. Army Air Forces. 29
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 29
- Authors, American -- 20th century. 28
- United States. Air Force. 27
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Administration. 27
- Photographs. 26
- County courts -- Tennessee. 25
- Motion pictures -- United States. 25
- Lawyers -- Tennessee. 24
- Legal documents -- Tennessee. 24
- Tennessee -- Genealogy. 24
- Tennessee -- Politics and government -- To 1865. 24
- Tennessee, East -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 24
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 23
- Account books. 22
- Governors -- Tennessee. 22
- Knox County (Tenn.) -- History. 22
- Land tenure -- Tennessee. 22
- Legal documents -- United States. 22
- Memphis (Tenn.) -- History. 22
- Tennessee -- Religion. 22
- United States. Marine Corps. 22
- Tennessee Volunteers (Football team). 21
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 21
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Alumni and alumnae. 21
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 20
- Broadsides 19
- Education -- Tennessee. 19
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Commerce. 19
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park (N.C. and Tenn.). 18
- Land grants -- Tennessee. 18
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- History. 17
- Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Pictorial works. 17
- Tennessee Valley Authority -- History. 17
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 17
- World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 17
- World War, 1914-1918. 17
- Authors, American -- Southern States. 16
- Radiobiology. 16
- Railroads -- Tennessee. 16
- Tennessee -- Pictorial works. 16
- Washington County (Tenn.) -- History. 16
- Court records -- Tennessee -- Knox County. 15
- Screenplays 15
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons. 15
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals. 15
- American literature -- 20th century. 14
- Medicine -- Tennessee. 14
- Nashville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 14
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Tennessee. 14
- Tennessee, East -- History. 14
- United States. Army. Air Corps. 14
- College presidents -- Tennessee. 13
- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Social life and customs. 13
- Politicians -- Tennessee. 13
- Presbyterians -- Tennessee. 13
- Sevier County (Tenn.). 13
- Sheet music. 13
- United States -- Description and travel. 13
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate. 13
- Women -- Education -- Tennessee. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Photography. 13
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works. 13 ∧ less
- English 4090
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