Letter from Uriah Brown to Alden Partridge, 7 January 1842.

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Description

Sends transcription of a memorial to Congress on the subject of his "fire ship" decrying the hostile actions of Great Britain and extolling the virtues of his invention.

Brown's invention, the "fire ship," is sometimes rendered as "fireship."

Creator

Brown, Uriah, 1784-1853

Subject

Partridge, Alden, 1785-1854
Brown, Uriah, 1784-1853
United States. Congress
Norwich (Vt.)
Rushville (Ill.)
Great Britain
Coast defenses
Inventors

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