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Battle of New Orleans broadside [in French and English]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07263 Author/Creator: Place Written: New Orleans, [Louisiana] Type: Broadside Date: 1815 ca. Pagination: 1 sheet 52 x 34.3 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07263 Author/Creator: Place Written: New Orleans, [Louisiana] Type: Broadside Date: 1815 ca. Pagination: 1 sheet 52 x 34.3 cm

Summary of Content: Dual-language War of 1812 broadside detailing battle of 8 January 1815. Consists of illustration and key.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: War of 1812Military HistoryBattle of New OrleansBattleGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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