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The Jeffersonian cyclopedia;

a comprehensive collection of the views of Thomas Jefferson classified and arranged in alphabetical order under nine thousand titles relating to government, politics, law, education, political economy, finance, science, art, literature, religious freedom, morals, etc.;

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4061. JACKSON (Andrew), Presidential contest.—
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4061. JACKSON (Andrew), Presidential contest.—

A threatening cloud has very
suddenly darkened[General Jackson's] horizon.
A letter has become public, written by him when
Colonel Monroe first came into office, advising
him to make up his administration without
regard to party.
(No suspicion has been entertained
of any indecision in his political principles,
and this evidence of it threatens a revolution
of opinion respecting him. [253] ) The solid
republicanism of Pennsylvania, his principal
support, is thrown into great fermentation by


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this apparent indifference to political principle.—
To Richard Rush. Ford ed., x, 304.


This sentence was struck out.—Note in Ford