A nation mourns over the honored grave of a mighty man, Andrew Jackson


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  • Description
    Broadside marking the death of President Andrew Jackson. Includes lyrics to "Death song, to the memory of Gen'l Andrew Jackson," a lament written by John F. Weishampel and set to the tune of the Star-Spangled Banner. Also includes an offer to sell copies of the song through vendors in Baltimore and Philadelphia.
  • Copyright & Usage
    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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