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Collection Reference Number GLC06863
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1814 
Title Alexander Cochrane to James Monroe regarding Washington D.C., letter (copy) written during the War of 1812
Date 18 August 1814
Author Cochrane, Alexander (1758-1832)  
Recipient Monroe, James  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Contemporary copy. Cochrane writes to Secretary of State Monroe that British attacks will occur unless the U.S. makes reparation to the suffering inhabitants of Upper Canada. Dated from "His Britannic Majesty's Ship the Tornnant in the Patusan [Patuxet?] River".
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Canada  Navy  Government and Civics  
People Monroe, James (1758-1831)  Cochrane, Alexander (1758-1832)  
Place written H.M.S. Tornnant
Theme Naval & Maritime; War of 1812; Foreign Affairs; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859