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Collection Reference Number GLC06997.42
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 William Smith Richard to Andrew Jackson regarding a request for an additional doctor to be supplied
Date 24 November 1814
Author Richard, William Smith (fl. 1814)  
Recipient Jackson, Andrew  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Request for an additional doctor "at the special instance [sic] of Captain Laval" because the regular surgeon, Dr. Armstrong, is ill.
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Health and Medical  
People Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)  Richard, William Smith (fl. 1814)  
Place written Pensacola, Florida
Theme War of 1812; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859