• Letter from Merchant John F. Kennedy to Marcia Gray, 12 August 1805

      Kennedy, John F. (1805-08-12)
      In this letter dated August 12, 1805, he writes about the “loss of my favorite Brig Jane shamefully captured by the French…She is again recaptured by the British and sent to Jamaica, to which place I have this day sent our friend H. Child to pay the salvage and bring her home”.