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Commodore Rodgers. The United States frigate Commodore Rodgers [i.e., the President, commanded by Commodore John Rodgers] arrived within Sandy Hook Feb. 21 The revenue cutter Active, Capt. Cahoone, came up from the President, last evening, and informed us that Com. Rodgers fell in with two French frigates, and has captured three British merchant vessels, which he sunk, after taking out their cargoes, and has brought in thirty prisoners

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Date

1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Rodgers, John, 1773-1838
Naval battles
Sailors
Ships

First Line

Our commodore's return'd again.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 294827
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm78478096
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191480483
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=294827
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Physical Dimensions

28 x 20 cm.

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“Commodore Rodgers. The United States frigate Commodore Rodgers [i.e., the President, commanded by Commodore John Rodgers] arrived within Sandy Hook Feb. 21 The revenue cutter Active, Capt. Cahoone, came up from the President, last evening, and informed us that Com. Rodgers fell in with two French frigates, and has captured three British merchant vessels, which he sunk, after taking out their cargoes, and has brought in thirty prisoners,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed August 10, 2022, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/286.