|The frigate President in the Mediterranean during the Barbary Wars, as depicted by French artist Jean Jerome Baugean.|
John Rodgers to Paul Hamilton, 29 April 1808, Captain’s Letters to the
Secretary of the Navy, M125, National Archives.
John Rodgers to Paul Hamilton, 1 Sept. 1809, Captain’s Letters.
Hamilton to John Rodgers, 21 Nov. 1809, Secretary of the Navy Letters to
Officers, M149, National Archives.
Holdup to Ralph Izard, 19 July 1810, in Stevens Family Papers, Library of
John Rodgers to Paul Hamilton, 17 Sept. 1810, Captain’s Letters.
William Jones to John Rodgers, 11 May 1814, Secretary’s Letters.