Throughout his career, Andrew Jackson would inspire fear and hatred, but also devotion and love. Then, as now, Jackson did not inspire mildness.
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By dawn on August 24, 1814, it had become clear that Bladensburg was the British target en route to Washington, D.C.
Lance Hatton, Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve Superintendent, reflects on the Chalmette Battlefield, site of the War of 1812's...