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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) [Pardon of William Collins for larceny]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00068.04 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Document signed Date: 5 July 1834 Pagination: 1 p. ; 37 x 23 cm.

Summary of Content: Countersigned by Secretary of State John Forsyth. Collins was pardoned in June 1834 on condition of paying costs of prosecution. Pardoned by Jackson due to the inability to pay prosecution fees.

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Forsyth, John, 1780-1841

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Prisoner of WarPardonLawCriminals and OutlawsPresident

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