Lee Letter: n340_0206

Lee Letter: n340_0206 Sender: Marine Committee Recipient: Esek Hopkins Philada. Feby 5th. 1777SirBy Consent of the Honorable Congress I have this day given instructions to Jno Paul Jones Esqr Commander of the Alfred to take upon him the Conduct of an Expedition...

Lee Letter: n340_0110

Lee Letter: n340_0110 Sender: Marine Committee Recipient: Esek Hopkins In Marine Committee. Baltimore Jany 21t. 1777. Sir,As we are informed that the Enemies Fleet and Army have Orders to leave Rhode Island, if this proves true, you are hereby directed to fit for Sea...