President Andrew Jackson hand written letter and signed while President, 4.75 x 7.5 letter encapsulated by Beckett. Hand written letter to Secretary of the Treasury Samuel D. Ingram, concerning charges brought Alexander Brackenridge, federal district attorney for western Pennsylvania. In full Some time since the papers relating to the misconduct charge, against Mr Breckinridge, atto. For the District of West P. Was placed in my hands about the same time, a letter was delivered to me from Mr B. Asking some delay in this enquiry to enable him to produce a defense. In consequence of this request, this matter has remained without decision until now a note rec’d has ordered me that Mr B. Has furnished you with his defense will you be good enough to furnish me with it, that I may decide upon this question. In very good to fine condition, with a stain to the upper right corner, a tear to the lower left corner edge, and a repair to separation along the vertical fold. Though Brackenridge vehemently denied all charges, Jackson had him removed from office in October 1830 and appointed George Washington Buchanan the brother of future president James Buchanan in his place. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Political\Presidential”. The seller is “primaryphotos” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.
- President: Andrew Jackson