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Captain Merchant's suspicious arrival in Alexandria

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon, MMC view image
Document Information
Date August 11, 1800
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Jeremiah Condy (primary) Location: Accounts Off., Washington
Summary Captain Merchant arrived in Alexandria under such suspicious circumstances as to warrant his confinement and that of his crew. Hodgdon wishes for Condy to go to Alexandria and accept the property on behalf of Hodgdon.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Condy to Hodgdon, 08/14/1800, and Condy to Hodgdon, 08/16/1800. Also found in WEC12.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Jeremiah Condy; Samuel Hodgdon; Captain Merchant; crew; son Hodgdon; ;
Related Places Accountants Office; City of Washington; Washington City; Washington; Philadelphia; Alexandria; ;
Keywords Brig Ranger; brig; suspicious circumstances; confinement; cargo; all possible dispatch; ;
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