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Collection Reference Number GLC00496.058
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1812 
Title Appointment of Joshua Potts as Navy Agent
Date 21 April 1812
Author Madison, James (1751-1836)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Countersigned by Secretary of Navy Paul Hamilton. Appoints Potts as Navy Agent for Wilmington, North Carolina. Includes Navy Department seal.
Subjects President  War of 1812  Navy  Maritime  Military History  
People Madison, James (1751-1836)  Hamilton, Paul (1762-1816)  Potts, Joshua (fl. 1797-1815)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Naval & Maritime; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859