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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.705.02
From Archive Folder Letters from Silvanus Hodgdon 
Title Silvanus Hodgdon to Nathan Hodgdon about his time aboard the Macedonian
Date 7 March 1814
Author Hodgdon, Silvanus (fl. 1813-1815)  
Recipient Hodgdon, Nathan  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Informs his uncle that he is in good health and asks that his love be given to family and friends. Notes that his time (serving aboard the frigate Macedonian) is about half up and he has been at sea since the previous April. Asks to be written to.
Subjects War of 1812  Navy  Maritime  Soldier's Letter  Military History  
People Hodgdon, Silvanus (fl. 1813-1815)  Hodgdon, Nathan (b. 1784)  
Place written New London, Connecticut
Theme War of 1812; Naval & Maritime; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859