Commodore George Dewey, Commander, Asiatic Station, to Secretary of the Navy John D. Long
Hong Kong, March 21, 1898.
Secretary of the Navy:
So as to make arrangements for buying coal, I request to be informed when is the Baltimore expected to arrive at Yokohama or Hong Kong.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, AFNRC, M625, roll 362. Docketed in type: Source: “Admiral Dewey and the Manila Campaign.”