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Captain John Barry Oath of Allegiance sworn before Richard Peters.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date July 1, 1794
Author Name Captain John Barry (primary)
Recipient Name Richard Peters
Summary Captain John Barry, appointed Captain of one of the six frigates, takes the oath of allegiance, sworn before Richard Peters. Barry would go on to superintend construction and command the USS United States.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups John Barry; Richard Peters; US Navy; USS United States; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; ;
Keywords frigate; USS United States;
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