No Author Stated
Title: Battle of New Orleans Sesquicentennial Celebration 1815-1965
Binding: Hard cover
Book Condition: Very good condition
Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
Publisher: Washington D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1965
Seller ID: 4454
Very nice hard cover book published to celebrate the sesquicentennial Battle of New Orleans. The book is clean and tightly bound with no names or writing. There are many black and white photograohs, some portraits, others in active shots and larger groups. The front endopapers show the landing of the British Army.This was a big event including a six-mile run, patios by candlelight, a night in Jackson Square, garden district tour, an essay contest, luncheon aboard the U.S.S. Newport News, Twelfth Night Revelers Ball, Commemorative STamp Dedication, Grand Military Vctory Ball and much more.There are also numerous black and white photographs throughout. The book measures 6" x 9-1/4" and has 154 pages.