What is ENROLLMENT OF VESSELS?

In the laws of the United States on the subject of merchant shipping, the recording and certificationof vessels employed in coastwise or inland navigation ; as distinguished fromthe “registration” of vessels employed in foreign commerce. U. S. v. Leetzel, 3 Wall.500, 18 L. Ed. 67.

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