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Collection Reference Number GLC02542.32.25
From Archive Folder Collection of correspondence of the North Family 
Title Henry Burbeck to William van Deursen informing him of the approach of enemy ships
Date n.d.
Author Burbeck, Henry (1754-1848)  
Recipient Van Deursen, William  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Has been informed by Commodore Decator that "two 74s and two large frigates" may be headed in their direction, and hopes Van Deursen is prepared in the event "they should think proper to pay us a visit." H. Burbeck may be Henry Burbeck (1754-1848).
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Global History and Civics  Navy  Maritime  
People Van Deursen, William (1736-1816)  Burbeck, Henry (1754-1848)  
Theme War of 1812; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859