Lot 93: [Battle of New Orlea
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: [Battle of New Orleans], incl. autographed letter signed M. Stanley, 1st Mate of Gen. David B. Morgan, Dec. 22, 1814, request for medical leave, 8 1/2 in. x 12 in.; autographed letter signed Gen. S. Hopkins, to Gen. David B. Morgan, request for provisions, Jan. 15, 1815, 8 in. x 6 in.; letter to Gen. David B. Morgan regarding flood damage, Jan. 23, 1815, 2 sheets, 8 in. x 5 in.; autographed letter signed Gen. William Carroll, to Gen. David B. Morgan, Jan. 13, 1815, request to send men across river to Carroll's company, 10 in. x 8 1/4 in. (4 pcs.) Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).