John Young Mason to Mrs. Delano, November 11, 1848
- John Young Mason to Mrs. Delano, November 11, 1848
A handwritten letter and envelope from Secretary of the Navy John Young Mason to Mrs. Delano, widow of Lieutenant George Parker, dated November 11, 1848. The letter is informing Mrs. Delano that she will receive the silver medal due her husband for his participation in USS Constitution's victory over HMS Java in 1812.
- Mason, John Y. (John Young), 1799-1859
November 11, 1848
- USS Constitution Museum
- Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Correspondence Collection
United States--History--War of 1812
- 2 leaves (2 p.) ; 10 x 7 7/8 in. + 1 envelope
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