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Request for Naval Supplies, Including Live Oak Timbers for Frigates

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox Papers view image
CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers (no image)
MicrofilmPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date July 15, 1796
Author Name David Stodder (primary) Location: Baltimore
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: New York
Summary Encloses a statement of timber wanted for frigate construction at Baltimore, needed as soon as possible.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in Jones to Fox, 07/19/1796.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; David Stodder; J Blagge; ;
Related Places New York; Baltimore; Navy Yard; ;
Keywords list of timbers wanting; frigate; statement; live oak timber; ;
Key Phrases too late to answer your request by return of post; inclosed is a statement of the live oak timber wanting for the frigate building here; immediately supplied; out of my power to make any show on her this season;

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