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Collection Reference Number GLC06824
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1814 
Title James Winchester to Acting Secretary of War regarding the burning of Washington by the British
Date 4 October 1814
Author Winchester, James (1752-1826)  
Recipient Monroe, James  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Winchester also requests to be reassigned. Docketed "Copy of a letter to the Acting Secretary of War."
Subjects War of 1812  Washington, D.C.  Wartime Pillaging and Destruction  Military History  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  
People Winchester, James (1752-1826)  Monroe, James (1758-1831)  
Place written Cairo
Theme War of 1812; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859