Appointment of Midshipman William A. Whitfield, 1838 January 30

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Title

Appointment of Midshipman William A. Whitfield, 1838 January 30

Description

President Martin Van Buren appoints William A. Whitfield to the United States Naval Academy. Signed by the President and the Secretary of the Navy, Mahlon Dickerson.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts.
USM 009

Date

1838 01 30

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only, and may not be distributed or re-published without permission from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library.

Language

English

Identifier

A74/002/030

Extent

1 item ; 18 x 29 cm.

Provenance

Gift of Caldwell Consistory, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Citation

Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862, “Appointment of Midshipman William A. Whitfield, 1838 January 30,” digitalVGW, accessed May 25, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/96.