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Collection Reference Number GLC01108
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1823 
Title Andrew Jackson to Abner Lawson Duncan requesting he introduce his aide-de-camp, Major Glossel, to significant society in New Orleans
Date 11 March 1823
Author Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  
Recipient Duncan, Abner Lawson  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Asks Duncan to introduce Glossel to "the citizens of New Orleans, and particularly those who shared with me the dangers of the defense of New Orleans," and specifically Major Grimes. Major Glossel, Jackson's aide-de-camp, is passing through New Orleans, on his way to meet General Gaines.
Subjects President  War of 1812  Military History  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Duncan, Abner Lawson (fl. 1823-1846)  
Place written Hermitage, Tennessee
Theme The Presidency; War of 1812
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Abner Lawson Duncan was an aide to Jackson during the War of 1812.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859