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Jackson, Rachel 1767-1828

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Works: 91 works in 164 publications in 6 languages and 7,208 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Treaties 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Rachel Jackson
 
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Chickasaw, Miss., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerns the treaty negotiations, also family matters
Knoxville, Tenn., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1804 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Wishes to return home to her but fears that returning now would bring poverty; he may be appointed to the government of New Orleans
Fort Strother, Miss., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jackson tells his wife not to be upset by his adversaries' attacks on his reputation; he is doing his duty with a clear conscience. He sends her a copy (not present) of an approving letter from the secretary of war (John Armstrong). Jackson expects soon to put an end to the Creek War, and sends a young Indian named Syncoya to her to be treated as an orphan
Mobile, to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Extols the beauty and richness of the Alabama country and predicts that it will soon be thickly settled and prosperous. He has ordered the garrison returned to the fort at Mobile, and hopes that the war will soon be over in the south so he can return home; has injured his arm
Papers of Charles Carter Lee and the Lee family by Charles Carter Lee( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Major Henry Lee's papers consist primarily of correspondence written during his residence in Europe in the 1830s. Topics of interest include James Wilkinson's defeat before Montreal, Jacksonian era politics, David Porter in the Mediterranean, Lee's biography of Napoleon and proposed biography of Andrew Jackson, Lee's financial and legal troubles, Lee's literary efforts. Prominent people discussed include James Buchanan, Henry Clay, John H. Eaton, Thomas Jefferson, Amos Kendall, Gales and Seaton, Henry St. George Tucker, and Daniel Webster
Kingston, Tenn., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1823 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jackson and John Henry Eaton, on the way to Washington to take their seats in the Senate, have reached Kingston safely and been entertained by the citizens. Jackson is worried by his wife's distress at his leaving and promises that if he returns home he will never leave her again
Letter to Rachel Donelson Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1818 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Also present is a printed version of the last letter from Elizabeth Hutchinson Jackson to her son, Andrew Jackson written in 1781 shortly before her death
Pensacola, Fla., to an unidentified correspondent by Rachel Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1821 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Remembers her correspondent's hospitality in New Orleans and looks forward to his visit; praises an unnamed young lady
Lamb-Sykes family papers by Lamb family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Lamb-Sykes family papers contain correspondence, financial and legal documents, daguerreotypes, and other materials related to the Philadelphia families' daily lives and business endeavors. The collection reflects their legal and mercantile affairs, investments, real estate, and involvement with the Mechanics Bank of Philadelphia
Fort Jackson, Miss., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
News of a British landing forces Jackson to go to Mobile and prepare its defenses rather than returning home
[Letter] 1821 Aug. 25 [to] Capt[ain] John Donelson by Rachel Jackson( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This document is a letter dated August 25, 1821 from Mrs. Andrew Jackson (Rachel) to her brother Captain John Donelson. The letter contains her views on the Seminole Campaign, her husbands troubles, and her grief over the death of her nephew
Washington, D.C., to Rachel Jackson by Andrew Jackson( )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
News of actions in Congress and plans for his return home
 
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Alternative Names
Donelson, Rachel 1767-1828
Donelson Robards Jackson, Rachel 1767-1828
Jackson, Rachel Donelson 1767-1828
Robards, Rachel Donelson
Languages
English (89)
German (5)
Chinese (3)
Norwegian (2)
Swedish (1)
Slovak (1)
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