Captain William Bainbridge, USN

LS dated 29 September 1825, Washington City. Thanking Thomas Chew, Purser, USN, for his assistance.

 LS dated 29 September 1825, Washington City, page 1.  

Washington City 29 Sept 1825

Have received your letter of
the 20th ins[stan]t and kindly thank
you my dear sir for your
friendly attention to the Com-
missions. I troubled you with
the Butter I am in no hurry
for the quality is what I care
about, therefore send it when you
think best. And if it should be
a good apple flavor, please to
send me 2 or 3 Barrels of them.
In haste , but very
Sincerely your friend
Wm Bainbridge
Lt. T. Chew Esqr
U.S. Navy, New York

 LS dated 29 September 1825, Washington City, page 2.  

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Thomas J. Chew Esqr.
U.S. Navy
New York

Comdr Bainbridge 20 Sep 1825