Senate Career of John Tyler
Mr. Ritchie talked about John Tyler’s controversial Senate career in which he revoked his party affiliation because of disagreements with President Andrew Jackson.
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- Donald A. Ritchie Associate Historian U.S. Senate
John Tyler Biographical Vignette
A brief biographical sketch of President John Tyler was shown.
Papers of John Tyler
Mr. Gawalt showed some of the papers of John Tyler which are kept at the Library of Congress. Among the items…
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