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  1. The American Battlefield Trust's map of the War of 1812 Battle of New Orleans, January 8, 1815. In a sweeping defeat of British forces, the Battle of New Orleans was a victory that would boost American nationalism after the War of 1812 and be forever enshrined in American memory. In the winter of 1814 and 1815, British troops under General ...

  2. Map. A map of the seat of war at New Orleans. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Shows the advance of British troops in New Orleans from December 21st 1814 to January 8th 1815. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Date: 1815.

  3. The Battle of New Orleans had no shortage of drama. This Battle of New Orleans map helps tell the story of a pivotal moment in the War of 1812. In late December 1814, American forces under General Andrew Jackson dug in to defend New Orleans. Jackson failed to rout the British in December, but successfully repulsed a British attack on New Year ...

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  5. Sites/facts specific to this historic city map are: The Battle of New Orleans took place on January 8, 1815 and was the final major battle of the War of 1812. American forces, commanded by Major General Andrew Jackson, defeated an invading British Army intent on seizing New Orleans and the vast territory the United States had acquired with the ...

  6. Mar 03, 2019 · The capture of New Orleans by Union forces occurred during the American Civil War (1861-1865) and saw Flag Officer David G. Farragut run his fleet past Forts Jackson and St. Philip on April 24, 1862 before capturing New Orleans the following day. Early in the Civil War, Union General-in-Chief Winfield Scott devised the "Anaconda Plan" for ...

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  7. Nov 20, 2012 · The Battle of New Orleans was the final major battle of the War of 1812, fought between the British Empire and the newly formed United States. The battle, which took place on January 8, 1815, featured the British aggressors intent on capturing New Orleans, which they thought would give them control of the vast majority of the newly acquired ...

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