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James DeWolf papers

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Box 1, Folder 1 Ship Juno, Ships crew and receipt for wages
1796-1797
Box 1, Folder 1 Ship Juno, Ships crew and receipt for wages
1796-1797
Box 1, Folder 2 George Sherman purchase of goods from Joseph Mumford, Newport, RI.
1796 Mar 21
Box 1, Folder 3 Money expended for ship Washington mentioning James DeWolf, George Sherman, and George Gibbs
1796 Mar 21
Box 1, Folder 4 Invoice of 60 boxes of brown sugar for ship Juno Havanna [sic] to Bristol
1797 Oct 7
Box 1, Folder 5 Certificate of Property Ship Juno RI state seal
1801 Apr 3
Box 1, Folder 6 Judgment against James DeWolf vs. Yates and Pollock signed by Edmund F. Ellery
1803 Apr 25
Box 1, Folder 7 Disposition taken by John G Barton, NY Notary from Luther Barton, Master of Sloop Carolina which went aground off Long Island
1804 Oct 13
Box 1, Folder 8 Letter from Spanish Consul, NY to James DeWolf requesting reimbursement of Spanish sailor
1804 Nov 2
Box 1, Folder 9 Demand for wages from crew member's widow -- ship Eliza
1808 Nov 22
Box 1, Folder 10 Checks and deposit slips, Manhattan Bank, James DeWolf's account
1809 Sep-1815 Mar
Box 1, Folder 11 License for Brig Shannon issued by Lord High Admiral of UK and Ireland
1810 Mar 24
Box 1, Folder 12 Bill of sale for Brig St. Jean Baptiste captured by HM Sloop Swallow
1810 May 21
Box 1, Folder 13 Letter from Oliver Wilson to James DeWolf
1812 Feb 4
Box 1, Folder 14 Oliver Wilson bill against owners of Brig Yankee 1st and 2nd cruise
1812-1813
Box 1, Folder 15 Copy of a letter to William Eustes dated at Bristol RI respecting commission of the Brig Yankee
1812 Jun 30
Box 1, Folder 16 Copy of Commission of Brig Yankee
1812 Jul 13
Box 1, Folder 17 1812 July 29, Letter from Oliver Wilson to James DeWolf dated at sea
1812 Jul 29
Box 1, Folder 18 Letter from David Porter to James DeWolf about Brig Yankee
1812 Sep 5
Box 1, Folder 19 Letter from Selectmen of Edgartown to James DeWolf respecting shares of Hezekiah Joel
1812 Sep 8
Box 1, Folder 20 Power of Attorney the officers and company of the Brig Yankee to James DeWolf and John Smith
1812 Oct 5
Box 1, Folder 21 Power of Attorney Isaac Cobb to James DeWolf dated at Bristol
1812 Oct 11
Box 1, Folder 22 Instructions to Oliver Wilson commanding the dated at Bristol
1812 Oct 12
Box 1, Folder 23 Copy of instructions to Captain Oliver Wilson commanding the Brig Yankee 2nd Cruise
1812 Oct 12
Box 1, Folder 24 Power of Attorney Captain, Officers and Company of the armed Brig Yankee to James DeWolf and John Smith 1st cruise
1812 Oct 14
Box 1, Folder 25 Complete list of the officers and company Brig Yankee 2nd cruise
1812 Oct 15
Box 1, Folder 26 Copy of instructions to Captain Manly Sweet Commanding Brig Blockade 2nd cruise
1812 Nov 19
Box 1, Folder 27 Letter to James DeWolf- claim for goods captured by Commander Joshua Barney of the Rebecca
1812 Dec 17
Box 1, Folder 28 Memos relative to premiums received off Yankee sailors 1st cruise
1813
Box 1, Folder 29 Report of Surgeon Joseph Mason of Blockade regarding Nathaniel Mumford
1813 Feb 5
Box 1, Folder 30 Letter from James DeWolf to William Collins 2nd cruise
1813 Feb 16
Box 1, Folder 31 List of officers and crew Brig Yankee 2nd cruise
1813 Feb 16
Box 1, Folder 32 In Admiralty, Wilson of Privateer Yankee vs. Ship Andalusia and cargo
1813 Feb 16
Box 1, Folder 33 Power of Attorney, James DeWolf and John Smith to William Collins 2nd Cruise
1813 Feb 16
Box 1, Folder 34 Marshall's sale, Savannah, GA - Ship Andalusia, 2nd cruise
1813 Feb 20
Box 1, Folder 35 Letter from officers of Blockade to Captain Sweet
1813 Feb 21
Box 1, Folder 36 Brig Henry Account 1st cruise
1813 Mar
Box 1, Folder 37 Letter from Cranston and Shaw to James DeWolf respecting prizes captured by the Brig Yankee 2nd Cruise
1813 Mar 12
Box 1, Folder 38 Memos and accounts to prize brig Harriet and Matilda 2nd cruise
1813 Mar 17-May 22
Box 1, Folder 39 Share distribution of 2nd cruise of Yankee
1813 Mar 23
Box 1, Folder 40 Officer's report forfeiture shares of the Yankee 2nd cruise
1813 Mar 23
Box 1, Folder 41 Account of disbursements of Brig Andalusia and cargo, captured by Yankee 2nd cruise
1813 Mar 25
Box 1, Folder 42 Copy of a letter to David Howell, Judge of the District Court, Bristol 2nd cruise
1813 Mar 26
Box 1, Folder 43 Letter from William Collins to James DeWolf, Savannah 1st cruise
1813 Mar 28
Box 1, Folder 44 Letter from Henry Bowen to James DeWolf, Dated at Providence, RI, regarding a trial
1813 Mar 29
Box 1, Folder 45 Marshall's Sale, Bristol, RI Ship Andalusia 2nd cruise
1813 Apr 5
Box 1, Folder 46 Indenture document of the sale of Brig Tiger, from agents David Johnson and Robert Lea to the Crown Commissioners and Andrew Vilches, Gibraltar
1813 Apr 5
Box 1, Folder 47 Marshall Eben K. Dexter's account Prize Goods of Brig Yankee
1813 Apr 23-30
Box 1, Folder 48 Copy of a letter (unsigned) from P.P.F. Degrand, obtain signals for Brig Yankee
1813 May 11
Box 1, Folder 49 Notarized copy of assignment of 2 shares in Brig Blockade of Paul Florence
1813 May 12
Box 1, Folder 50 Memo of Arms, ammunition, provisions on board the Brig Yankee, Newport
1813 May 14
Box 1, Folder 51 Account of Marshall's sale of Schooner Alder, prize captured by Brig Yankee
1813 May 17
Box 1, Folder 52 Sale of goods of Shannon, captured by Brig Yankee
1813 May 17
Box 1, Folder 53 Articles of Agreement between the owners, officers and company of the privateer Blockcade
1813 May 18
Box 1, Folder 54 Master role of officers and crew of the Yankee
1813 May 19
Box 1, Folder 55 Letter from Thomas Dyer to James DeWolf and John Smith, regarding capture of Brig William and Brig Thomas
1813 May 30
Box 1, Folder 56 Letter from Thomas Dyer to James DeWolf and John Smith
1813 Jun 3
Box 1, Folder 57 Documents related to the disbursements, cargo and sale of Brig Thames, captured by Brig Yankee
1813 Jun 4
Box 1, Folder 58 Letter from Thomas Dyer to James DeWolf
1813 Jun 7
Box 1, Folder 59 Muster roll of the Brig Yankee
1813 Jul 2
Box 1, Folder 60 Abstract from Marshall's Sale of Francis cargo at Bristol, RI
1813 Jul 16
Box 1, Folder 61 Catalogue of English prize goods on Francis
1813 Jul 16
Box 1, Folder 62 Bank check from Oliver Wilson to Parker Borden, Bank of Bristol, R.I. account
1813 Jul 20
Box 1, Folder 63 Copy of Commission #577 issued on May 10, 1813 for Brig Yankee
1813 Sep 6
Box 1, Folder 64 Power of attorney, Brig Yankee, 4th cruise
1813 Sep 6
Box 1, Folder 65 Instructions to Captain Thomas Jones, Brig Yankee, 4th cruise
1813 Sep 6
Box 1, Folder 66 Sailing orders to Capt. Thomas Jones, Brig
1813 Sep 6
Box 1, Folder 67 Muster Roll, Brig Yankee, 4th cruise
1813 Sep 10
Box 1, Folder 68 Copy of account of sales of goods, merchandise imported by Brig Yankee, 3rd cruise
1813 Sep 24
Box 1, Folder 69 Copy of bill against James DeWolf, Brig Yankee, 3rd cruise
1813 Aug 23
Box 1, Folder 70 Copy of petition to Judge Howell for landing cargo of Katie, Brig Yankee, 4th cruise
1813 Nov 20
Box 1, Folder 71 Letter from Christopher R. Greene to James DeWolf, regarding loss of prize vessel General Wellesley
1814 Jan 15
Box 1, Folder 72 Clearance certificate port of Bristol, Brig Yankee
1814 Mar 12
Box 1, Folder 73 Instructions to Commander Elisha Snow, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Mar 14
Box 1, Folder 74 Copy of Commission #577 issued on May 10, 1813 for Brig Yankee
1814 Mar 15
Box 1, Folder 75 Power of Attorney, Brig Yankee
1814 Mar 15
Box 1, Folder 76 Receipt from Golden Dearth, for goods received, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Mar 17
Box 1, Folder 77 Memorandum of Armament, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Mar 17
Box 1, Folder 78 Cargo of the English Schooner Nelly shipped from Havana to Greenock, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 May 12
Box 1, Folder 79 Valuation of the cargo of Brig Maria captured 22 Jun 1814, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jun 22
Box 1, Folder 80 Receipt of payment to Jesse Lewis, delivery of Sloop George cargo, 5th cruise
1814 Jul
Box 1, Folder 81 Letter from W.P. Preble to James DeWolf
1814 Jul 5
Box 1, Folder 82 Receipt of payment to Edward Crowell for Pilotage of Brig Yankee
1814 Jul 13
Box 1, Folder 83 Receipt of payment to D. Scudder and Son, Barnstable, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 14
Box 1, Folder 84 Return of Ship Stores, New Bedford, Brig Yankee
1814 Jul 15
Box 1, Folder 85 Letter from Lewis Ludlum to Elisha Snow, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 19
Box 1, Folder 86 Receipt of payment to David Crocker, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 23
Box 1, Folder 87 Receipt from Custom House in Barnstable, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 24
Box 1, Folder 88 Marshal's Sale notice, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 27
Box 1, Folder 89 Marshal's Sale notice, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 27
Box 1, Folder 90 Copy of Bill of prize goods, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 28
Box 1, Folder 91 Marshal's Sale catalog, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1814 Jul 28
Box 1, Folder 92 Memo of sales of sundry articles, St. Jose, Indiana
1814 Sep 3
Box 1, Folder 93 Private instructions to Capt. Wm C. Jenks, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Oct 1
Box 1, Folder 94 Original orders to Capt. Wm C. Jenks, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Oct 1
Box 1, Folder 95 Copy of Commission #577 issued on May 10, 1813 for Brig Yankee
1814 Oct 04
Box 1, Folder 96 Power of Attorney, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Oct 4
Box 1, Folder 97 List of officers and men, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Oct 5
Box 1, Folder 98 Memo regarding mutinous conduct, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Oct 14
Box 2, Folder 1 Articles of Agreement/list of officers and crew, Brig MacDonaugh
1814 Nov 24
Box 2, Folder 2 Copy of Bill-owners and officers, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Dec 21
Box 2, Folder 3 Power of Attorney, Brig MacDonaugh
1814 Dec 23
Box 2, Folder 4 Bill from owners to officers and sailors, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1814 Dec 24
Box 2, Folder 5 Recipe for Bleaching by chemical process
1815
Box 2, Folder 6 U.S. district of Massachusetts report of commission on shares, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1815 Jan 13
Box 2, Folder 7 Marshal's Sale catalog
1815 Jan 14
Box 2, Folder 8 Letter from James Blinn to James DeWolf and John Smith, regarding Ship General Wellesly
1815 Jan 15
Box 2, Folder 9 Ledger sheet, James DeWolf in account current with Golden Dearth
1815 Jan 16
Box 2, Folder 10 Letter from Churchill B. King to James DeWolf and John Smith, report on return of Yankee to port
1815 Jan 21
Box 2, Folder 11 Claim goods, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
1815 Feb-Dec
Box 2, Folder 12 Articles of agreement, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1815 Mar 17
Box 2, Folder 13 Agreement to sail from Beaufort to Bristol, Brig Yankee, 6th cruise
1815 Mar 27
Box 2, Folder 14 Check and deposit slips from City Bank of New York, James DeWolf's account
1815 Apr-Jul
Box 2, Folder 15 Copy of letter from Thomas Jones to Sec. Navy Crowningshield, 24 June 1815, Letter from to William Sweet, 26 June 1815 (two letters on one sheet)
1815 Jun
Box 2, Folder 16 Letter from James DeWolf to William Ahern
1815 Oct 12
Box 2, Folder 17 Copy of the Certificate of prize goods condemned from the ship St. Jose Indiana, Brig Yankee, 5th Cruise
1816
Box 2, Folder 18 District of Massachusetts Circuit Court, case of St. Jose Indiana captured by Brig Yankee, 5th Cruise
1816 May 24
Box 2, Folder 19 Receipt of payment to R. H. Perry, travel to Warren and Newport, Brig Yankee
1816 Jul 5
Box 2, Folder 20 Letter from John Whipple to Samuel Smith, Cashier Bank of Bristol
1827 Mar 5
Box 2, Folder 21 Letter from William H. Sumner, Boston to James DeWolf, Bristol
1831 Feb 5
Box 2, Folder 22 Letter from H. H. Canfield to James DeWolf, regarding oil purchase
1832 Jul 15
Box 2, Folder 23 Bill of Sale, Canton Packet, Fitzhenry Homes to William DeWolf
1832 Oct 22
Box 2, Folder 24 Letter from J. Prescott Hall to James DeWolf, regarding fitting out a whole ship
1835 Dec 30
Box 2, Folder 25 Bill, James DeWolf to Thomas Jones, 17-29 October [?]
undated
Box 2, Folder 26 Letter from George Howe to James DeWolf, at sea aboard man-of-war MacDonough
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Box 2, Folder 27 List of prizes captured by Privateer Yankee during 2nd cruise
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Box 2, Folder 28 Memo of monies advanced to crew, Brig Yankee, 4th cruise
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Box 2, Folder 29 Memo of monies charged to crew, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
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Box 2, Folder 30 Memo of stops, Brig Yankee, 2nd cruise
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Box 2, Folder 31 Memo of stops and premiums charged to crew, Brig Yankee, 3rd cruise
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Box 2, Folder 32 Rules and regulations, Brig Yankee, 5th cruise
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