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Isaac Hull to Benjamin Crowninshield, November 20, 1815

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Title:
Isaac Hull to Benjamin Crowninshield, November 20, 1815
Description:
A handwritten letter marked "private" from Captain Isaac Hull to Secreatary of the Navy Benjamin Crowninshield, dated 20 November 1815. Hull complains that Commodore William Bainbridge has just demanded that Hull relinquish the command of the Charlestown Navy Yard to him. Hull wonders by what authority he does so.
Author:
Hull, Isaac, 1773-1843
Addressee:
Crowninshield, Benjamin Williams, 1772-1851
Date:
November 20, 1815
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Correspondence Collection
Subjects:
Naval yards & naval stations
Charlestown Navy Yard (Mass.)
Bainbridge, William, 1774-1833
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonCharlestown
Boston Navy Yard
Extent:
1 leaf (4 p.) ; 9 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.
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Notes (ownership):
U.S. Navy Loan
Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes:
Title from accompanying materials.
Language:
English
Identifier:
359.1