Order for USS United States to Patrol Off Delaware

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Date July 7, 1798
Author Name Benjamin Stoddert (primary) Location: Navy Department
Recipient Name Captain John Barry (primary)
Summary Orders Barry to patrol off the coast of Delaware; refers to new acts of Congress which will affect naval operations.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Captain John Barry; Benjamin Stoddert; Captain Stephen Decatur; Secretary of War; Navy; congress; ;
Related Places Navy Department; Delaware; congress; Cape of Delaware; ;
Keywords frigate; boat; search; frigate United States; ;
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