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William Bainbridge to John Brooks, June 13, 1814

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Title:
William Bainbridge to John Brooks, June 13, 1814
Description:
A handwritten letter from William Bainbridge to Adjutant General of Massachusetts John Brooks, dated June 13, 1814. Bainbridge is concerned with the defense of the Charlestown Navy Yard and hopes the general will order militia units to duty. He also includes signals to be given in the Navy Yard in case of a British attack.
Author:
Bainbridge, William, 1774-1833
Addressee:
Brooks, John, 1752-1825
Date:
June 13, 1814
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Correspondence Collection
Subjects:
Naval yards & naval stations
Charlestown Navy Yard (Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonCharlestown
Boston Navy Yard
Extent:
1 leaf (4 p.) ; 9 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.
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Notes:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
202.3