Category Archives: War of 1812

Hull, Isaac

Letter to Thomas Chew from Isaac Hull, 1812. 1 volume (0.08 linear feet). About Isaac Hull Isaac Hull (1773-1843), was a Commodore in the United States Navy. He was commissioned a Lieutenant in the newly formed United States Navy in … Continue reading

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U.S. Arsenal

U.S. Arsenal records, 1804–1817. 1 volume (0.16 linear feet). About U.S. Arsenal The U.S. Arsenal (known after 1860 as the Schuylkill Arsenal) was constructed in Philadelphia 1800. It began as a warehouse for ammunition and other military supplies used by … Continue reading

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