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Barlow, Joel (fl. 1787-1812) List of expenses for materials for US Consul at Algiers, including gifts.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07284 Author/Creator: Barlow, Joel (fl. 1787-1812) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: 1795 Pagination: 1 p. 25.1 x 20.2 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07284 Author/Creator: Barlow, Joel (fl. 1787-1812) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: 1795 Pagination: 1 p. 25.1 x 20.2 cm

Summary of Content: The list of expenses includes watches, rings and fabrics probably used to secure the release of prisoners and halt pirate attacks.

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Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: DiplomacyFinanceGovernment and CivicsBarbary CoastAfricaBarbary PiratesClothing and AccessoriesPrisoner of WarTextileGiftPiratesPrisoner

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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