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Seizure of Foreign Shipping

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CollectionNew York Public Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 13, 1793
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Richard Dobbs Spaight (primary)
Summary Knox discusses the seizure of a ship and foreign affairs with Governor Richard Dobbs Spaight of North Carolina. Specifically the Spanish.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
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Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Richard Dobbs Spaight, Governor; Henry Knox; Marshal; Ministers; Accountant; Spanish; privateers;
Related Places War Department; Germantown; North Carolina; Spain;
Keywords letters; error; prizes; proscribed privateers; our ports; former owners; evidence in your possession; money; Spanish Brig; agents; Captain or owner; agent; expense; general government; accounts; asylum to any armed vessels fitted originally in our ports as Cruisers; warlike equipments.;
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