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Collection Reference Number GLC08050
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1813 
Title Thomas S. Jesup to Morgan Lewis regarding the loss of troop movement correspondence to British and Indian forces
Date 4 May 1813
Author Jesup, Thomas S. (Thomas Sidney) (1788-1860)  
Recipient Lewis, Morgan  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description The loss of troop movement correspondence to British and Indian forces. Fort Meigs "is closely invested by a British and Indian force, " and the express mail, which may contain notice of intended American troop movements was captured
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  American Indian History  Fortification  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  
People Jesup, Thomas S. (Thomas Sidney) (1788-1860)  Lewis, Morgan (1754-1844)  
Theme War of 1812; Native Americans; 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