Whittemore-Low family papers  1729-1955 (bulk 1840-1939)
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  1799 January 4 . Ben[jamin] Stoddert ALS to Benj[amin] Lincoln; Navy Department. (1 page)
Requests that Lincoln advance funds to Captain Chapman to pay wages owed to the crew of the Pickering through December 1798; and that Lincoln assists the Pickering 's new commander, Lieutenant Preeble [sic], in fitting out the vessel with provisions and ammunition for a trip to the West Indies.