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Discussion of Timber Supply for Frigate Construction

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
Document Information
Date March 25, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name David Stodder (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses timber for Frigates.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Partly illegible
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups David Stoddert; Josiah Fox; Joshua Humphreys; Captain Truxtun; naval agents; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places War Office; ;
Keywords like oak; deadwood; understanding by a conversation I had yesterday; office; make use of live oak for the fore and aft pieces of deadwood; subject of making use of good white oak; expect his opinion in the beginning of the week; ;
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