James Jefferson Wilson letter to E. Jackson

James Jefferson Wilson letter to E. Jackson

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Wilson, James Jefferson, 1775-1824
Title: James Jefferson Wilson letter to E. Jackson
Dates: 1819 January 23
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms1010

Biographical/Historical Note

James Jefferson Wilson (1775-1824) was a U.S. Senator (1815-1821) of Trenton, New Jersey.

For additional information see the Congressional Biographical Directory.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter from Senator James Jefferson Wilson to E. Jackson of Savannah, Georgia dated January 23, 1819. Wilson describes the ongoing discussion in the U.S. House of Representatives pertaining to General Andrew Jackson's conduct during the Seminole War and that in the upcoming vote, the majority will rule in Jackson's favor.


Index Terms

Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Jackson, E., fl. 1819
Legislators--New Jersey.
Letters (correspondence)
Seminole Indians--Wars.
Seminole War, 1st, 1817-1818.
United States. Congress. House.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Also available online as part of the Southeastern Native American Documents database.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Jefferson Wilson letter to E. Jackson, MS 1010. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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