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Joshua Humphreys on the work of naval constructor George Claghorn at Boston

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date January 1, 1796
Author Name Joshua Humphreys (primary) Location: Navy Yard, Philadelphia
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Humphreys' opinions on the work of naval constructor George Claghorn at Boston.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; Joshua Humphreys; Colonel George Claghorn; Secretary of War; naval constructor; navy constructor; ;
Related Places Navy Yard, Philadelphia; War Office; Boston; ;
Keywords transom; white oak; scarph; live oak; deadwood; stem; frigate; USS Constitution; keel; mizen; lower deck; ;
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