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Requests Dimensions of Masts and Spars for Frigates

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Comm of Revenue Letterbook, RG74 view image
Document Information
Date July 15, 1794
Author Name Tench Coxe (primary) Location: Revenue Office
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Requests spars of a more common size for workmen. Requests dimensions of masts for the frigates.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cited Knox to Coxe 07/17/1794
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tench Coxe; Treasury Department; Revenue Office; commissioner of revenue; Secretary of War; workmen; ;
Related Places Revenue Office;
Keywords naval armament; spars; masts; mast yards; frigates; frigate construction; 44 gun frigate; 36 gun frigate; ;
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