Special Sendoff for Four Young Tars of USS Yankee

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USS Yankee was a new sidewheel steamer acquired by the navy early in April, 1861.
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The night before she left New York for Annapolis, Md., on April 26th, four young sailors from the Yankee stopped by a popular city restaurant, where they received a very pleasant send-off.
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[Indianapolis Freeman, July 9, 1898]​
 
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