Andrew jackson sentence example
- His political views were determined by the ultra-democratic influence of Andrew Jackson and the state-sovereignty philosophy of John C. Calhoun.
- In retaliation General Andrew Jackson captured the place, but in a few days withdrew to New Orleans.
- He was chosen to draft the resolution of thanks voted by the legislature to General Andrew Jackson after the battle of New Orleans.
- The new court party followed Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren and became Democrats.
- So the practice of securing places for persons who have served the party, in however humble a capacity, has sprung from the maxim that in the strife of politics the spoils belong to the victors, and has furnished a motive of incomparable and ever-present activity ever since the administration (1829-1837) of President Andrew Jackson.Advertisement
- In addition, Henry Clay and Andrew Jackson were also candidates.
- Sumner's Andrew Jackson in the "American Statesmen Series" (Boston, 1882; revised, 1899) combines the leading facts of Jackson's life with a history of his times.
- Calhoun was vice-president of the United States from 1825 to 1832, during the administration of John Quincy Adams, and during most of the first administration of Andrew Jackson.
- In Court Square, in the heart of the city, are many fine old trees and a bust of President Andrew Jackson.
- By a treaty of the 19th of October 1818, negotiated by General Andrew Jackson and General Isaac Shelby, the Chickasaws ceded all their claims east of the Mississippi, and early in 1819 Memphis was laid out in accordance with an agreement entered into by John Overton (1766-1833), Andrew Jackson and James Winchester (1752-1826), the proprietors of the land.Advertisement
- In 1795-1801 he was a Republican representative in Congress, where he was one of the leaders of the opposition to Jay's treaty, introduced the resolution calling upon President Washington for all papers relating to the treaty, and at the close of Washington's administration voted with Andrew Jackson and other radicals against the address to the president.
- Eleven miles east of the city is the "Hermitage," which was the residence of President Andrew Jackson.
- Though President Andrew Jackson was for many years practically a dictator in Tennessee politics, his arbitrary methods and his intolerance of any sort of independence on the part of his followers led to a revolt in 1836, when the electoral vote of the state was given to Hugh Lawson White, then United States senator from Tennessee, who had been one of Jackson's most devoted adherents.
- When Andrew Jackson was a little boy he lived with his mother in South Carolina.
- In time, Andrew Jackson became a very great man.Advertisement
- A moniker for Andrew Jackson is "Old Hickory".
- When family friend and future president Andrew Jackson came to visit, the witch stopped his wagon on the road to the Bell's farm, and wouldn't let it move forward until she'd demonstrated her powers to him!
- Even General Andrew Jackson and his troops were witness to the witch's antics.