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Directing the Live Oak to Move on to Philadelphia

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMystic Seaport Museum, Inc.: Silas Talbot Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 24, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Captain Silas Talbot (primary)
Summary McHenry considers Talbot's suggestion but orders the shipment of lumber to proceed to Philadelphia instead of be unloaded at New York.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Silas Talbot; James McHenry; Blagge; Blagg; ;
Related Places War Office; New York; Georgia; Philadelphia; navy yard; ;
Keywords schooner; live oak; cargo; yesterday's post; frame; frigate; ;
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