Commodore Winfield S. Schley, Commander, Flying Squadron, to the Officers of the Flying Squadron
U.S. FLAGSHIP BROOKLYN, 1st Rate.
Off Santiago de Cuba, Cuba,
June 21st, 1898.
No. 16. )
1. You are informed that owing to the appearance of yellow fever, the quarantine officer of Norfolk will inspect all vessels arriving from southern ports, except those having naval surgeons on board.
W. S. SCHLEY
Commodore, U.S. Navy,
Source Note: TCy, DNA, RG 313, Entry 69. Addressed below close: “The Commanding Officer,/U. S. S. . . . . ”