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Collection Reference Number GLC06997.16
From Archive Folder War of 1812: Correspondence and documents on the war, POWs in Canada, behaviour of soldiers, conditions in New Orleans, laying the Tennessee state line and founding of Memphis City. Documents relate to James Winchester, his family and associates 
Title Orders from James Winchester to Lt. Col. William McMillan and Lt. James H. Bryson
Date 10-11 August 1812
Author Winchester, James (1752-1826)  
Recipient McMillan, William  Bryson, James H.  
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description Orders. In the first letter, McMillan is told to pay his troops for July and estimate advance pay for the officers. On the reverse, Winchester countermands his previous orders to Bryson regarding equipment for transporting troops.
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Prisoner of War  Canada  Battle  Money  
People Winchester, James (1752-1826)  
Place written Lexington, [?]
Theme War of 1812; Foreign Affairs; 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