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     MANUSCRIPTS and ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

Prisoners of war -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

U.S. Office of Commissary General circular

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ViU-2021-0117

U.S. Office of Commissary General of Prisoners circular

 Collection — Box BW 29, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16548
Content Description This collection contains a circular manuscript, single sheet - two pages, signed by John Mason, Commissioner General of Prisoners during the War of 1812, regarding returned American prisoners of war. The circular is written to to Joseph Whipple Esqr., Collector of the Customs, at Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Written from Washington D.C. on May 27, 1813.
Dates: May 27, 1813