Friday, January 25, 2013

1863 January 15 U.S. Steamer "Currituck"

[from the letterbook of Captain Thomas J. Linnekin]

                                                U.S. Steamer "Currituck"
                                                            Piney Point Md
                                               January 15  1863

Sir
                                 I end you below an index to the
Papers and Money taken from the Prisooners
Captured ont he Prize Schooner "Hampton"

                                             Very Respectfully
                                                    Your obt Servant
                                                       T. J. Linnekin
                                                   acting Master Comdg.

To Commodore
    A.A. Harwood
Comdg Potomac Flotilla
           Washington
                            D.C.

              "Index"

Voucher No. 1.    Box Contg Miscellaneous papers
                "    2.    Book supposed to be a tally of part of the Cargo
                "    3.    $1650.00 in Bonds and demand notes
                "    4.    $604.35 in Bank Bills
                "    5.    $130.00  "             "
                "    6 .   $26.50    "             "
                "    7.    $25.00    "     Gold
                "    8.    $2.25      "     Bills
                "    9.    Permanent Enrolment[sic] dated Deals Island 28 July / 62
                "    10.  Custom House License     "          "           "      28   "       "
                "    11.  Coasting Manifest              "          "          "      30  Dec   "
                "    12   Custom House Permit        "         Baltimore       8 Jany 1863

MSS  15134

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