In 1828 Andrew Jackson was elected President of the United States.
In 1828 Andrew Jackson was elected President of the United States. Historian Arthur Schlesinger described his election as one aspect of the triumph of Democracy in the
United States. Examine changes in the suffrage in the United States prior to the election, political events leading up to the election, and the policies of Jackson as
President. Do you agree with Schlesinger or not? What do you think Jackson represents? (Out of Many, 194-199, 222- 243).