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Lot 175

Coffin Handbill, Anti-Jackson propaganda broadside

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Coffin Handbill, Anti-Jackson propaganda broadside, speaking of the "Bloody Deeds" of Andrew Jackson, 1828, distributed by Republican John Binns during Andrew Jackson's presidential campaign against John Adams, the six coffins across the top of the broadside represent six militiamen Jackson had executed during the Creek War in 1813, the other coffins representing soldiers and Native Americans allegedly condemned and executed by Jackson, the text telling of these instances, an illustration in the center portrays Jackson assaulting and stabbing Samuel Jackson in the streets of Nashville, 13" x 19".

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Condition

Good condition, some minor edge wear, a small 1/4'' stain in the center, nail hole top center

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