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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.293
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title William Denny to Captain Kennedy about assisting eight or nine brigs on their trip to Sandy Hook
Date 16 April 1757
Author Denny, William (b. 1718)  
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description William Denny, the Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania, writes to a Captain Kennedy of the British brigantine Prince of Orange at Bombay's Point, Delaware, asking him to remain to assist eight or nine transports on their trip to Sandy Hook. Red wax seal with impression.
Subjects Navy  Maritime  Military History  French and Indian War  
People Denny, William (b. 1718)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme French & Indian Wars; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information William Denny was Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania from August 1756 to October 1759.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859