The major negative thing Andrew Jackson is remembered for is the forced relocation of many Native Americans, particularly in the southeastern portion of the United States. He also triggered an economic depression by refu... More »

Most remember Andrew Carnegie as a philanthropist and successful businessman, but his success came at the exploitation of his workforce. Carnegie was notorious for underpaying his employees and forcing them to work long ... More » History Modern History US History

By most accounts, Andrew Jackson is considered by historians as a good president and highly influential. Jackson was the seventh president, serving two terms from 1829 to 1837. More »

President Andrew Jackson was said to have had a number of different personality traits including a strong will and arrogant attitude as well as the tendency to be vengeful and audacious, display great strength and have a... More »

Andrew Jackson was known as a physically violent and short-tempered man who frequently resorted to combative solutions such as dueling to solve his problems, and as a result, there is no firm historical record on the exa... More »

The people who benefited the most from Andrew Jackson's spoils system were loyal political supporters of Jackson. The spoils system refers to the fact that Jackson gave hundreds of federal jobs to his supporters in the f... More »

President Andrew Jackson's traditional enemies were the moneyed elite and the supporters and planners of the Second Bank of the United States, which Jackson felt was an unconstitutional and dangerous institution. During ... More »