Andrew Jackson


Like any hall of fame, its inductees are the best in whatever they do, from baseball or football to something like being President. If you are a member of any hall of fame (including the one for the Presidents), it means that you have done something special or have a certain quality about yourself that makes you worthy to be in a hall of fame. My nominee for the Presidents hall of Fame is our seventh President of the United States, . I'll go over his presidency, focusing on both the highs and the lows of his two terms in office, from 1829-1837. The issues that I'll focus on are states' rights, nullification, the tariff, the spoils system, Indian removal and banking policies; these ...

Want to read the rest of this paper?
Join Essayworld today to view this entire essay
and over 50,000 other term papers

faction led by William Blount. He was married in 1791 to Rachel Donelson Robards, and later remarried to him due to a legal mistake in her prior divorce in 1794.
Jackson served as delegate to Tenn. in the 1796 Constitutional convention and a congressman for a year (from 1796-97). He was elected senator in 1797, but financial problems forced him to resign and return to Tennessee in less than a year. Later he served as a Tennessee superior court judge for six years starting in 1798. In 1804 he retired from the bench and moved to Nashville and devoted time to business ventures and his plantation. At this time his political career looked over. In 1814 Jackson was a Major General in the Tennessee Militia, here he was ordered to march against the Creek Indians (who were pro-British in the war of 1812). His goal was achieved at Horseshoe Bend in March of 1814. Eventually he forced All Indians from the area. His victory's impressed some people in Washington and Jackson was put in command ...

Get instant access to over 50,000 essays.
Write better papers. Get better grades.


Already a member? Login

in contact with the public opinion and feelings toward national issues

President Jackson developed the system of "rotation in office." This was used to protect the American people from a development of a long-standing political group by removing long-term office holders. His enemies accused him of corruption of civil service for political reasons. However, I think that it was used to insure loyalty of the people in his administration. States rights played an important part in Jackson's policy's as president. In the case of the Cherokee Indians vs. The State of Georgia, two Supreme Court decisions in 1831 and 1832 upholding the rights of the Cherokee nation over the State of Georgia who ...

Succeed in your coursework without stepping into a library.
Get access to a growing library of notes, book reports,
and research papers in 2 minutes or less.


CITE THIS PAGE:

Andrew Jackson. (2006, August 12). Retrieved November 27, 2021, from http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Andrew-Jackson/50619
"Andrew Jackson." Essayworld.com. Essayworld.com, 12 Aug. 2006. Web. 27 Nov. 2021. <http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Andrew-Jackson/50619>
"Andrew Jackson." Essayworld.com. August 12, 2006. Accessed November 27, 2021. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Andrew-Jackson/50619.
"Andrew Jackson." Essayworld.com. August 12, 2006. Accessed November 27, 2021. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Andrew-Jackson/50619.
JOIN NOW
Join today and get instant access to this and 50,000+ other essays


PAPER DETAILS
Added: 8/12/2006 11:08:34 AM
Category: Biographies
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 1805
Pages: 7

Save | Report

SHARE THIS PAPER

SAVED ESSAYS
Save and find your favorite essays easier

SIMILAR ESSAYS
Andrew Jackson 2
Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson 3
The Nomination Of Andrew Jackso...
President Andrew Jackson
The Presidency Of Andrew Jackso...
Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson From A Biddle P
Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson
Copyright | Cancel | Contact Us

Copyright © 2021 Essayworld. All rights reserved