From Jeremiah Olney
Providence, August 25, 1792. “I have requested the District Attorney1 to file a Libel against the Schooner Rising-Sun, burthen 23⁶¹⁄₉₅ Tons, Thomas Rhodes Haszard Master, from Halifax, together with her Cargo.…”
ADfS, Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence.
1. William Channing was United States attorney for the District of Rhode Island.