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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Pardon of William Goss (c/s Edward Livingston)

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07193 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: Washington Type: Document signed Date: 9 November 1832 Pagination: 1 p. 38.1 x 24.6 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07193 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: Washington Type: Document signed Date: 9 November 1832 Pagination: 1 p. 38.1 x 24.6 cm

Summary of Content: Convicted of gambling. Pardoned because he was unable to pay the fine and was now "a steady and peaceable citizen."

Background Information:

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentPardonGamblingFinance

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