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Regarding White Oak Timbers for Frigate Construction at Baltimore

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
Document Information
Date March 24, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Joshua Humphreys (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses white oak for Frigate at Baltimore.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Partly illegible
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Joshua Humphreys; Josiah Fox; Stodder; Captain Truxton; Naval Constructor; ;
Related Places War Office; Georgia; Baltimore; Southwark; ;
Keywords white oak; frigate; live oak; ;
Key Phrases already prepared of white oak; wait the arrival of live oak; frigate building in Baltimore; your opinion is requested in the letter;

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