Why was Andrew Jackson put on the $20 bill? The answer may be lost to history.
From Jackson historians to the Treasury Department itself, nobody seems to know exactly why the seventh president's portrait was put on the $20 in 1928.
"King Andrew" or Andrew Jackson was a major face in the Civil War. He openly attacked Nullification(Nullification Crisis.) Jackson also passed the Force Bill witch gave power to the National Government to enforce tariffs. At this time John C. Calhoun Resigned and Sc nullified the Force Act. Jackson made many accomplishments while in office.
colored section — historylover1230: US President Andrew Jackson’s runaway slave notice, 1804
PRESIDENT ANDREW JACKSON. He is the ONE, the SINGLE, the ONLY President in history to have had no debt on his people. We were debtless then... so whats the damn problem?
Hasta el s. XIX los asuntos públicos eran manejados por la clase dominante, es hasta la presidencia de Andrew Jackson en EEUU que Amos Kendall, un editor de periódico logra entrar como asesor del gabinete de la casa blanca. El ejerció una labor de asesoría directa al presidente ayudando a poblar el Oeste. Durante este siglo los defensores de diversas causas (la feminista, la antiesclavista, etc.) utilizaron la publicity como medio de difusión.
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Before Andrew Jackson was president he married Rachel Donelson in 1791. She had previously been married and believed that she was legally divorced. However, after marrying Jackson, Rachel found out this was not the case. Her first husband charged her with adultery. Jackson would have to wait until 1794 to legally marry Rachel. Even though this happened over thirty years previously, it was used against Jackson in the election of 1828. Jackson blamed Rachel's untimely death two months later on…
The "Trail of Tears" in 1838, the "Indian Removal Policy" began to implement the 1830 act of Congress, signed by President Andrew Jackson. This 'policy' forced the movement of Cherokees to land west of the Mississippi River.