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Chalmette National Historical Park Louisiana
by J. Fred Roush (Washington, DC: National Park Service, 1958)
ACPL Call Number 973.524 AA1R (Genealogy)

Title Page
War of 1812
Old Hickory
Louisiana in 1814
British Plans and Preparations
The Pensacola Affair
Preparing to Defend New Orleans
The Battle of Lake Borgne
The Night Battle of December 23
The Mud Rampart
The "Grand Reconnaissance"
The Artillery Duel, January 1, 1815
Preparing for the Decisive Battle
The Battle of New Orleans, January 8, 1815
Military Activity After January 8
New Orleans After the Victory
The News on the East Coast
What the Victory Meant to the United States
The Chalmette Monument and the Park
Guide to the Area
Nearby Points of Interest
How to Reach the Park
About Your Visit
Related Areas
Suggested Readings



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