• Call Number: C0063_c03574
    Container: Box 31, Folder 17

Stoddert, Benjamin (1751-1813)

1 item

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre, 1892-1953..

Dates: 1780 August 15.

Located In: Box 31, Folder 17

Extent: 1 item

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of collection items stored in special vault facilities.

Description

American statesman, served as first U.S. secretary of the Navy. ALS, War Office. To Joseph Reed, President of Pennsylvania. Asking Reed to provide a small guard of militia to transfer prisoners of war from Easton to Reading for the purpose of reducing unnecessary and expensive posts. 1 p.

Preferred Citation

Stoddert, Benjamin (1751-1813); 1780 August 15; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 31, Folder 17; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.