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Citizens of Norwich, Connecticut to John Rodgers, April 2, 1813

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Title:
Citizens of Norwich, Connecticut to John Rodgers, April 2, 1813
Description:
A handwritten letter signed by nine citizens of Norwich, Connecticut addressed to Commodore John Rodgers of USS President in Boston asking him for a ship to intercept a British privateer brig that has captured a number of U.S. prizes and is on its way to Halifax. Dated April 2, 1813.
Creator:
Coit, Erastus
Addressee:
Rodgers, John, 1773-1838
Date:
April 2, 1813
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Correspondence Collection
Subjects:
Warships
United States--History--War of 1812
Extent:
1 leaf (3 p.) ; 9 1/4 x 8 in.
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Notes (date):
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Notes:
Title from accompanying materials.
Language:
English
Identifier:
1974.9