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Flucker, Francis (fl. 1796-1801) to [Daniel Russell]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.07185 Author/Creator: Flucker, Francis (fl. 1796-1801) Place Written: Newport Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 6 November 1798 Pagination: 1 p. : 22.5 x 18.4 cm.

Summary of Content: Expresses his wish to keep away from Boston and possibly go into the army or navy. Barring those options, he would like to go to the "East Indies in some office - that I may be able to support myself with ..." Noted as written at "New Port," possibly Newport, Rhode Island. Previously inferred as addressed to Daniel Russell, written in red.

People: Flucker, George Francis Waldo, fl. 1796-1801
Russell, Daniel, fl. 1798

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Children and FamilyMilitary HistoryNavyOffice SeekerCaribbean

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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