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Shipping Information Relative to Embargo

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionVirginia State Library: Executive Papers, Office of Governors Letters view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationPalmer, William P., ed. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts. 11 Vols. Richmond: 1875-1883. Reprinted. New York: Kraus Reprint Corp., 1968. (no image)
Document Information
Date May 9, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Shipping fleets in St. Domingo, and along east coast uphold embargo.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Henry Knox; President of the United States; officers; John Lewis; Major Rivardi; AW Vermonet; Captain Hannah; ;
Related Places War Department; St. Domingo; Chesapeake Bay; Norfolk; West Indies; Alexandria; Annapolis; ;
Keywords ships; ammunition; fleet; cannon; carriages; artillery; ;
Key Phrases take such prudent precautions for the prevention of misunderstandings as the delicate state of public affairs strongly requires;

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