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Hiller, Joseph (1748-1814) [Permit to unload ship]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.060 Author/Creator: Hiller, Joseph (1748-1814) Place Written: Salem, Massachusetts Type: Document signed Date: 12 May 1783 Pagination: 1 p. ; 10.5 x 16 cm.

Summary of Content: Permit allowing John Buffington, master of the ship Marquiss de Lafayette at the port of Salem, Massachusetts. Lists the number of cases, barrels, bales, etc. that he will be unloading. Signed by Hilton as a Naval Officer. The Marquis de Lafayette was a privateer ship.

People: Hilton, Joseph, fl. 1783
Buffington, John, fl. 1778-1783

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PrivateeringRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryMaritimeNavy

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