General David Bannister Morgan COLLECTION
Earl K. Long Library
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Summary: ALS David B. Morgan; dated
"Madisonville 15th April 1817" and addressed "To the Editors of
the Reporter"; contained in envelope addressed to "Miss M. C.
Lancaster, Prin. McDonogh No. 11 School, Prieur & Palmyra Sts., New
Orleans, La." Morgan letter
accompanied by typescript letter dated
Source: Gift, October 1993
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David Bannister Morgan Collection, Earl K. Long Library,
David Bannister Morgan (born West Springfield, Mass., 1773 - died Covington, La., July 15, 1848); commanded Louisiana and Mississippi militias at Battle of New Orleans; letter discusses Morgan's actions and observations on the battle; a copy of the present letter was published in The Louisiana Historical Quarterly of January, 1926.
253-1 Manuscript letter; envelope; typescript letter, and receipt.
file contains a photocopy of the
Morgan, David Bannister