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Master Commander M. C. Perry orders Acting Sailing Master George A. Prentiss to report to the "Commanding Office of the Receiving Ships for performing duty on board that vessel," dated February 4, 1834.
US Navy New York February 4 1834 Sir, You will report to the Commanding Office of the Receiving ship for performing Duty on board that vessel. Respectfully, M. C. Perry Master Commander Acting Sailing Master George A. Prentiss US Navy
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US Navy, New York, US Navy Yard, M. C. Perry, George A. Prentiss, ship, vessel, February 4 1834, 1834.
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Perry, Matthew Calbraith Master Commander and Prentiss, George A. Acting Sailing Master, "M.C. Perry letter to Acting Sailing Master, George A. Prentiss. New York, 1834." (1834). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 208.
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