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Collection Reference Number GLC00496.080
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1815 
Title Charles Rich to unknown recipient discussing victory of Andrew Jackson in New Orleans and a bank bill kept by President James Madison
Date 24 January 1815
Author Rich, Charles (1771-1824)  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Discusses General Andrew Jackson's New Orleans victory. Mentions a bank bill has been kept by President James Madison for 6 days without a decision. Reports the loss of the frigate U.S.S. President on 15 January 1815.
Subjects Battle of New Orleans  President  War of 1812  Military History  Battle  President  Bank of the US  Banking  Finance  Economics  Law  Congress  Navy  Maritime  
People Rich, Charles (1771-1824)  Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Madison, James (1751-1836)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme War of 1812; The Presidency; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859