Account of New Orleans


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Account of New Orleans

A New Yorker described St. Louis Cathedral in 1849 as a “little squat edifice” with “a cow-bell in its tower,” where Jackson and his troops “knelt in reverential posture” after their victory at the Battle of New Orleans.

State Library of Louisiana.


This file appears in: Battle of New Orleans: St. Louis Cathedral