John H. Dent order-book, 1803-1810.


John H. Dent order-book, 1803-1810.

Order-book kept by Capt. John H. Dent aboard the USF Constitution and the USS John Adams. Includes orders issued by Samuel Barron, Hugh G. Campbell, Paul Hamilton, Edward Preble, and John Rodgers.

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Preble, Edward, 1761-1807 (person)

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Campbell, Hugh G. (Hugh George), 1760-1820 (person)

Hamilton, Paul, 1762-1816 (person)

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Barron, Samuel, -1810 (person)

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John Adams (Ship) (corporateBody)

Rodgers, John, 1773-1838 (person)

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Dent, John H. (John Herbert), 1782-1823 (person)

United States Navy officer in Charleston, S.C., during the War of 1812. From the description of John H. Dent letterbook, 1813-1814. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 28408621 Naval officer. From the description of John H. Dent order-book, 1803-1810. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979812 ...