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Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) to Robert Andrews

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03316 Author/Creator: Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Place Written: Mississippi Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 14 March 1813 Pagination: 1 p. ; 33 x 20 cm.

Summary of Content: Orders provisions from the assistant deputy quarter master for the march of troops from Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee, during the War of 1812. Signed as Major General.

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Andrews, Robert, fl. 1812-1815

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Military HistoryWar of 1812Military SuppliesPresident

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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