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Samuel Francis du Pont to Percival Drayton
The Department of the Navy has finally broken its silence towards du Pont with two letters, one acknowledging du Pont's reports and another addressing his letter about Fulton. Du Pont asks Drayton to go and see Mr. Winter Davis.
Du Pont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865Drayton, Percival, 1812-1865
American Civil War (1861-1865)Armored vesselsNavies--OfficersWar--Public opinion
Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)
United States. Navy DepartmentDavis, Henry Winter, 1817-1865
1 item (4 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Winterthur Manuscripts (Accession WMSS)
Group 9, Item W9-2915
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Winterthur Manuscripts (Accession WMSS), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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