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Rules Governing French Vessels in U.S. Ports

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Dreer Collection view image
Document Information
Date August 7, 1793
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Explanation of rules regarding the arrival of "prizes" on French vessels in U.S. ports.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Governor Henry Lee; Henry Knox; French Consul; Minister of France; Executive; Admiralty Court; President; ;
Related Places War Department; France; port; ;
Keywords prize; prizes; vessel; ship; vessel of France; proper allegations; taken within the limits; protection; take possession; evidence; in writing; ;
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