Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Correspondence Between Generals Jackson And Lambert Re: POWS

From the Louisiana Digital Library and the Historic New Orleans Collection, a draft letter from Gen. Andrew Jackson to Gen. John Lambert about prisoner exchanges at New Orleans (see excerpted letter below as well as a link to the letter in its entirety):


Draft letter, Major General Andrew Jackson, Head Quarters, 7th M[ilitary] District [near New Orleans, La.], to Major General [John] Lambert, [near New Orleans, La.] New Orleans, Battle of, New Orleans, La., 1815... [26? February 1815]


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