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Articles with keyword "Andrew Jackson"

Detail of La Mulata, a painting attributed to Velázquez.


Hannah, Andrew Jackson’s Slave

A favorite of Old Hickory, she made him seem kinder than he was. Why?


Presidents Talking About the Presidency

Excerpts from seven of the NEH's presidential papers projects.

Thaddeus Stevens was a resolute fighter


Remarkable Radical: Thaddeus Stevens

Thaddeus Stevens was a fearsome reformer, who never backed down from a fight.

Political cartoon with Andrew Jackson


King Andrew and the Bank

Andrew Jackson stares down the national bank and wins.