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War of 1812 Collection

War of 1812 Collection

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SERIES I. Ships' Papers
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11America (Privateer), correspondence 1932
12Constitution (Frigate), list of officers, and letter, 1812-1813, copies undated
13Grand Turk (Brig of War), letters of recommendation for Levi L. Hotchkiss to the United States Navy 1814
14Harpy (Privateer), log book pages 1814-1815
15Phoebe (H.M.S. Frigate), Captain James Hillyar memoirs, copies 1814, undated
16Polly (Sloop), journal and notes, 1812, copies 1906
17Portsmouth (Brig), diary and shares 1814-1815, undated
18Other vessels:
1Brutus (Schooner), contract 1814
1Castigator (Schooner), instructions 1812
1Industry (Schooner), contract 1812
1Jefferson (Sloop), letter 1812
1Nressau (Prison Ship), letter 1813
1Sally (Schooner), captured by Derwent (British Sloop) 1814
SERIES II. Privateer Papers
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19List of prizes taken and by whom 1812-1813
110List of privateers of Essex County 1812-1815
111Privateer share certificate, blank 1813
112Payment of privateer pensions 1814
113Names of soldiers impressed into service during the War of 1812 undated [circa 1812-1814]
114Salem privateers and letters of marque 1812-1814, undated
SERIES III. Correspondence, Notes, and Sketches
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115Correspondence 1812-1815
116Dartmoor Prison by Nathaniel Pierce 1814-1815
117List of American prisoners of war at Dartmoor Prison aboard Ariel (Ship) 1815
118List of surviving Dartmoor prisoners in Salem 1853
119"Baseness and Cowardice of Captain Morgan" undated [circa 1812]
120Treasury and Navy Department, acts and orders, 1812-1814, photostats undated
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2(OS)1Sketch of Dartmoor Prison undated [circa 1812-1814]
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Flat fileSketch of Dartmoor Prison by Captain Glover Broughton 1815, undated
SERIES IV. Secondary Research Materials
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121Correspondence, Langston Haldens-Robertson to M. V. Brewington, editor, The American Neptune 1942
122Terrible Creature (Brigantine), notes by L. W. Jenkins 1947
123Typescript of an 1881 broadside from Naval History of the United States by James F. Cooper 1965
124Transcription of Daniel Dobbins papers, Buffalo Historical Society 1813, undated
125Drawing undated
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