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Andrew Jackson

  • ARTIST: Alonzo Chappel

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Johnson, Wilson & Co., New York.

  • MEDIUM: Steel engraving; hand colored,

    DATE: 1861.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 7 1/4 x 5 1/4" (18.5 x 13.5 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: "Likeness from a daguerrotype taken from life." Andrew Jackson, 1767-1845. Seventh President of the United States (1829-1837). He was the first man elected from Tennessee to the House of Representatives, and he served briefly in the Senate. A major general in the War of 1812, Jackson became a national hero when he defeated the British at New Orleans. His nickname was "Old Hickory."


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Black & white.