Since Andrew Jackson, one of America’s most colorful historical figures was associated with Cantonment on several occasions and spent four weeks with his troops here in 1821 just prior to the change of flags in Pensacola, which transferred The Floridas to the United States of America, I want to recount the events in which Jackson played a part.
Wentworth, Jr., T. T.
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 39:
1, Article 7.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol39/iss1/7