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Jack·son

(jak'sŏn),
John Hughlings, English neurologist, 1835-1911. See: jacksonian epilepsy, Jackson law, Jackson rule, Jackson sign.

Jack·son

(jak'sŏn),
Jabez N., U.S. surgeon, 1868-1935. See: Jackson membrane, Jackson veil.
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Another commonplace error is to present Andrew Jackson as a stalwart defender of the Union, like Lincoln.
The election of 1824 marked the beginning of a struggle between political rivals, John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson. In the election of 1824, the two were joined by Georgian William Crawford and Kentuckian Henry Clay in a four-way contest that divided the nation along sectional lines.
It's proven prescient, as well: Despite strong parallels to the Tea Party movement and its present-day candidates, "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" premiered in Los Angeles in January 2008, before the Tea Party was birthed.
Remini's Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Freedom, 1822-1832, provides an indepth discussion of the rotation of public servants.
COACH SAYS: "Our biggest problem is going to be depth." -- Andrew Jackson
The election of 1828, one of the ugliest presidential elections in American history, pitted the incumbent, John Quincy Adams, against an angry Andrew Jackson, who believed that he had won the election in 1824 (in that contest Jackson won the popular vote but lost to Adams in the Electoral College).
The election pitted incumbent John Quincy Adams against Andrew Jackson, whose followers claimed he was denied the presidency in 1824.
THE MOST COMMON REMINDER OF ANDREW Jackson today is his picture on the $20 Federal Reserve note.
GHOSTBUSTERS have been called in to exorcise the family of legendary American President Andrew Jackson from a remote Irish cottage.
It also will give students cool facts about Andrew Jackson to share with their families over dinner, one gold standard of a successful lesson!
THERE is some cracking sport in store at Perthshire's Orchill Fishery this winter following owner Andrew Jackson's victory in a three-month battle with the Scottish government.
This book chronicles President Andrew Jackson's long, colorful and eventful life.