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Andrew Jackson

Biography

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Andrew Jackson - Good Evil & The Presidency - PBS Documentary

War

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The Presidency: Andrew Jackson & the Bank War Preview

 

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Age of Jackson: Crash Course US History #14

Andrew Jackson was an American soldier and statesman who served as the seventh President of the United States from 1829 to 1837. Before being elected to the presidency, Jackson gained fame as a general in the United States Army and served in both houses of Congress. As president, Jackson sought to advance the rights of the "common man" against a "corrupt aristocracy" and to preserve the Union.
  • Personal 

  • Presidency 

  • Revolutionary War service 

  • Presidential aspirations 

  • Presidency (1829–1837) 

  • Later life and death 

  • Legacy