Philip Vorhees (1792-1862) was a US Naval officer who served in the War of 1812 and
commanded the East India Squadron. He was Commodore of the U. S. Sloop of War Plymouth
from 1850-1851. He spent the end of his life and died in Annapolis, MD.
Accession information is unknown.
Upon arrival this log book was housed in an acid free folder. Previously assigned
Ms. Coll #7.
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Vorhees, Philip Falkerson, 1792-1862
Plymouth (Sloop of war)