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195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

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  • HQ93rd@aol.com
    As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a few links in the Oh no category, just for a wee bit o fun. A lovely painting done in
    Message 1 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
      As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
      few links
      in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.

      A lovely painting done in 1910:
      http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
      I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?

      Just the picture:
      http://haysvillelibrary.wordpress.com/2009/03/14/andrew-jackson-preview-1/

      Obvious:
      http://www.history.army.mil/art/225/NOrleans.jpg

      Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
      http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic-art/298760/119494/Andrew-Jackson-During-the-Battle-of-New-Orleans-illustration-by

      Ummm...
      http://www.bookpalace.com/acatalog/Embletonbattle.jpg

      Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
      http://www.readingwell.net/landmark/Book0189.JPG

      Hey, Lego my Lego!
      http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1lzsy_the-battle-of-neworleans_creation

      ;-)
      B

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    • John Ogden
      I m still trying to figure out where the elephant and dragon come into the story... ... -- John J. Ogden [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Message 2 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
        I'm still trying to figure out where the elephant and dragon come into the
        story...

        On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 2:14 PM, <HQ93rd@...> wrote:

        >
        >
        > As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
        > few links
        > in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.
        >
        > A lovely painting done in 1910:
        > http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
        > I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?
        >
        > Just the picture:
        > http://haysvillelibrary.wordpress.com/2009/03/14/andrew-jackson-preview-1/
        >
        > Obvious:
        > http://www.history.army.mil/art/225/NOrleans.jpg
        >
        > Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
        >
        > http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic-art/298760/119494/Andrew-Jackson-During-the-Battle-of-New-Orleans-illustration-by
        >
        > Ummm...
        > http://www.bookpalace.com/acatalog/Embletonbattle.jpg
        >
        > Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
        > http://www.readingwell.net/landmark/Book0189.JPG
        >
        > Hey, Lego my Lego!
        > http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1lzsy_the-battle-of-neworleans_creation
        >
        > ;-)
        > B
        >
        > 93rd SHRoFLHU
        > THE Thin Red Line
        > www.93rdhighlanders.com
        > www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
        > www.new.facebook.com/people/Sutherland_Highlanders/1120912511
        >
        >



        --
        John J. Ogden


        [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      • John-Paul Johnson
        But at least with the 3 Jesus-es the two thin ones balance out the fat one :-D Now about the conjurer and the juggler... ... From: John Ogden
        Message 3 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
          But at least with the 3 Jesus-es the two thin ones balance out the fat one :-D

          Now about the conjurer and the juggler...



          ----- Original Message ----
          From: John Ogden <johnjogden@...>
          To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
          Sent: Tue, January 5, 2010 2:54:27 PM
          Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

          I'm still trying to figure out where the elephant and dragon come into the
          story...

          On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 2:14 PM, <HQ93rd@...> wrote:

          >
          >
          > As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
          > few links
          > in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.
          >
          > A lovely painting done in 1910:
          > http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
          > I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?
          >
          > Just the picture:
          > http://haysvillelibrary.wordpress.com/2009/03/14/andrew-jackson-preview-1/
          >
          > Obvious:
          > http://www.history.army.mil/art/225/NOrleans.jpg
          >
          > Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
          >
          > http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic-art/298760/119494/Andrew-Jackson-During-the-Battle-of-New-Orleans-illustration-by
          >
          > Ummm...
          > http://www.bookpalace.com/acatalog/Embletonbattle.jpg
          >
          > Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
          > http://www.readingwell.net/landmark/Book0189.JPG
          >
          > Hey, Lego my Lego!
          > http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1lzsy_the-battle-of-neworleans_creation
          >
          > ;-)
          > B
          >
          > 93rd SHRoFLHU
          > THE Thin Red Line
          > www.93rdhighlanders.com
          > www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
          > www.new.facebook.com/people/Sutherland_Highlanders/1120912511

          >



          --
          John J. Ogden


          [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]



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        • Ed Seufert
          The river in the background is on the British left flank. Cheers, Ed Seufert, Cpl 1812 Royal Marines ... From: HQ93rd@aol.com To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
          Message 4 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
            The river in the background is on the British left flank.

            Cheers,
            Ed Seufert, Cpl
            1812 Royal Marines

            ----- Original Message -----
            From: HQ93rd@...
            To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
            Sent: Tuesday, January 05, 2010 2:14 PM
            Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans


            A lovely painting done in 1910:
            http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
            I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?



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          • D Nunez
            Thanks B!   I needed a good laugh...   Is that Smee with Lafitte?   Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!   Aren t the
            Message 5 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
              Thanks B!
               
              I needed a good laugh...
               
              Is that Smee with Lafitte?
               
              Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!
               
              Aren't the mountains of New Orleans lovely this time of year?
               
              Darren

              --- On Tue, 1/5/10, HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...> wrote:


              From: HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...>
              Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
              To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
              Date: Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 1:14 PM


               



              As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
              few links
              in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.

              A lovely painting done in 1910:
              http://www.johnhors e.com/trail/ 01/a/01zz. htm
              I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?

              Just the picture:
              http://haysvillelib rary.wordpress. com/2009/ 03/14/andrew- jackson-preview- 1/

              Obvious:
              http://www.history. army.mil/ art/225/NOrleans .jpg

              Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
              http://www.britanni ca.com/EBchecked /topic-art/ 298760/119494/ Andrew-Jackson- During-the- Battle-of- New-Orleans- illustration- by

              Ummm...
              http://www.bookpala ce.com/acatalog/ Embletonbattle. jpg

              Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
              http://www.readingw ell.net/landmark /Book0189. JPG

              Hey, Lego my Lego!
              http://www.dailymot ion.com/video/ x1lzsy_the- battle-of- neworleans_ creation

              ;-)
              B

              93rd SHRoFLHU
              THE Thin Red Line
              www.93rdhighlanders .com
              www.myspace. com/93rdhighland ers
              www.new.facebook. com/people/ Sutherland_ Highlanders/ 1120912511










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            • richard lytle
              Yes, those mountains are very attractive---especially in the Bourbon Street waterholes! ... From: D Nunez Subject: Re: 1812 195
              Message 6 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
                Yes, those mountains are very attractive---especially in the Bourbon Street "waterholes!"

                --- On Wed, 1/6/10, D Nunez <reinhardt_fritz@...> wrote:


                From: D Nunez <reinhardt_fritz@...>
                Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
                To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
                Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2010, 9:05 AM


                 



                Thanks B!
                 
                I needed a good laugh...
                 
                Is that Smee with Lafitte?
                 
                Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!
                 
                Aren't the mountains of New Orleans lovely this time of year?
                 
                Darren

                --- On Tue, 1/5/10, HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...> wrote:

                From: HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...>
                Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
                To: WarOf1812@yahoogrou ps.com
                Date: Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 1:14 PM

                 

                As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
                few links
                in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.

                A lovely painting done in 1910:
                http://www.johnhors e.com/trail/ 01/a/01zz. htm
                I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?

                Just the picture:
                http://haysvillelib rary.wordpress. com/2009/ 03/14/andrew- jackson-preview- 1/

                Obvious:
                http://www.history. army.mil/ art/225/NOrleans .jpg

                Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
                http://www.britanni ca.com/EBchecked /topic-art/ 298760/119494/ Andrew-Jackson- During-the- Battle-of- New-Orleans- illustration- by

                Ummm...
                http://www.bookpala ce.com/acatalog/ Embletonbattle. jpg

                Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
                http://www.readingw ell.net/landmark /Book0189. JPG

                Hey, Lego my Lego!
                http://www.dailymot ion.com/video/ x1lzsy_the- battle-of- neworleans_ creation

                ;-)
                B

                93rd SHRoFLHU
                THE Thin Red Line
                www.93rdhighlanders .com
                www.myspace. com/93rdhighland ers
                www.new.facebook. com/people/ Sutherland_ Highlanders/ 1120912511

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              • HQ93rd@aol.com
                And that s about it! ;-) 93rd SHRoFLHU THE Thin Red Line www.93rdhighlanders.com www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
                Message 7 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
                  And that's about it!
                  ;-)

                  93rd SHRoFLHU
                  THE Thin Red Line
                  www.93rdhighlanders.com
                  www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
                  www.new.facebook.com/people/Sutherland_Highlanders/1120912511

                  -----Original Message-----
                  From: Ed Seufert <rmarine1812@...>
                  To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
                  Sent: Tue, Jan 5, 2010 5:47 pm
                  Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

                  The river in the background is on the British left flank.

                  Cheers,
                  Ed Seufert, Cpl
                  1812 Royal Marines

                  ----- Original Message -----
                  From: HQ93rd@...
                  To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
                  Sent: Tuesday, January 05, 2010 2:14 PM
                  Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

                  A lovely painting done in 1910:
                  http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
                  I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?
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