Letter from Truman Ransom to Alden Partridge, 21 February 1836.
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From aboard the U. S. Frigate Constellation, Ransom writes that he has met up with Partridge's former pupil James Ward, who has been good company; also met P. [Phillip?] Phillips; misses his family and may resign and return to Norwich in August; if there was a war he would prefer to lead land forces than serve aboard ship; mentions recent return from Key West.
Ransom, Truman B. (Truman Bishop), 1802-1847;
Ransom, Truman B. (Truman Bishop), 1802-1847
Partridge, Alden, 1785-1854
Ward, James Harmon, 1806-1861
Phillips, Phillip, 1807-1884
United States. Navy
Norwich University - Alumni and alumnae
Norwich University - History - 19th century
Key West (Fla.)
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