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The Hazards of Benevolence and the Politics of Adoption in the Early Republic In 1813, Andrew Jackson wrote home to his wife informing her that in the midst of a bloody military campaign against the Creeks he had been moved to pity by the plight of a young Creek orphan whom he was sending on to joi....
"Indians In The Family: Adoption And The Politics Of Antebellum Expansion,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 19
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