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Appointment of Josiah Fox as a clerk in the Department of War for Joshua Humphreys

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date July 16, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary)
Summary Letter appoints Josiah Fox as a clerk in the Department of War under Joshua Humphreys, who is constructing models and draughts frigates to be built in the United States. Rate of pay $500 per year.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; Henry Knox; Joshua Humphreys; US Navy; Secretary of War; clerk; ;
Related Places War Department; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords frigates; models; draughts; drafts; pay; ;
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