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Carter, D.M., (fl. 1856) The Battle of New Orleans

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08878.0042 Author/Creator: Carter, D.M., (fl. 1856) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Engraving Date: 1856 Pagination: 1 print : b&w ; 27.1 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: One engraving entitled, "The Battle of New Orleans" dated 1856. Depicts combat between US and British forces during the battle of New Orleans, January 8, 1815. United States forces, led by Andrew Jackson won a stunning victory over larger British forces. Engraved by Thomas Phillibrown after a painting by D.M. Carter.

People: Carter, D. M., 1827-1881
Phillibrown, Thomas, 1834-1860
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: US ArmyUnited StatesWar of 1812New Orleans

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