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U.S. Navy letter concerning donation of items, ca. 1918

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Elizabeth Aageson of Portland received this letter from the U.S. Navy Department concerning her donation of a telescope.

The Navy requested telescopes, binoculars, chronometers or sextants for use during World War I.


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  • Title: U.S. Navy letter concerning donation of items, ca. 1918
  • Creator: United States. Department of the Navy
  • Creation Date: circa 1918
  • Subject Date: circa 1918
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: 2003.261.008
  • Object Type: Text

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(207) 774-1822

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