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To Bartholomew Schaumburgh. D. It is the duty of a brave & a firm soldier to bear up against calamity & not to sink under it. The letter reveals the sad situation before Jackson arrived to undertake his heroic defense of New Orleans.
United States Headquarters, 7 Military District, Fort Pierce. To Peter Early, Millidgeville, Georgia. Deals with preparations for the conquest of Louisiana.
United States 4 miles below New Orleans. To Robert Hays. Describes the preparations for and early stages of the Battle of New Orleans.
United States Headquarters 7th military district. To the troops stationed on the right bank of the Mississippi. Reprimand for abandonment of their lines.
United States New Orleans. To James Brown, City of Washington. Deals with the Battle of New Orleans.
United States New Orleans. To James Brown. concerns the state of the defenses of New Orleans, preparations for receiving the British, the Battle of New Orleans and the events immediately following the battle.