Elizabeth Margaret Chandler collection
Additional Descriptive Data
The Clements Library has a copy of a letter from Peter Aplin to Christopher Mason (July 28, 1780) in the Christopher Mason letterbook.
The British National Archives holds a letter from Peter Aplin to General Cornwallis, which acknowledges Cornwallis' commendation of Aplin and his crew's conduct in battle (Charles Cornwallis papers, July 16, 1781)
Laughton, J. K. and Cock, Randolph. "Aplin, Peter (1753--1817)."Oxford Dictionary of National Biography , Oxford University Press, 2004; online ed., Jan 2008.