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|Collection Reference Number
|From Archive Folder
|Documents Relating to 1814
|Andrew Jackson to William Blount regarding the war of 1812
|27 August 1814
|Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)
|"The enemy expect to overrun... Louisiana before a force can be collected to stop them...every exertion must be made to have by draft & voluntary servic[e] the whole in the field or rest assured all is lost and never will be regained but with oceans of blood."
|War of 1812 President Military History Global History and Civics Foreign Affairs Battle of New Orleans Recruitment Conscription
|Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Blount, William (1749-1800)
|War of 1812; The Presidency
|The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
|The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
|Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859