Autographed Letter Signed with rare family-related content

JACKSON, Andrew (1767 - 1845)

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Date Published: 1825

Description: 1 page, 7.75 x 5 inches, no place, April 28, 1825. Fine content slave-carried letter with an initialed postscript and the address on the back. Written four years before becoming president, in part: "...I send Charles for my flower, box of will please deliver them to him. Please provide for Mrs. Jackson two dishes white to bake in - two tin milk pans and & oblige...P.S. I send little Hutchings down will you have the goodness to have his measure taken by your taylor & have him a suit of cloathes [sic] made for him. I want them long as he is growing - out of blue broadcloth..." Hutchings, the orphaned grand nephew of Rachel Jackson, was taken in and raised by the Jacksons from the age of five. Slight foxing; weak natural folds reinforced with tape. Very good(-) condition.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 203587

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