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Request for Procurement of Shipbuilding Materials: Masts, Spars, Planks, & Scantling

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 24, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary)
Summary Asks for information on how certain shipbuilding materials, with precise measurements be obtained: masts, spars, planks, and scantling.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; James McHenry; Jones; ;
Related Places [not available]
Keywords enquiry; inquiry; terms; masts; inches diameter; spars; pine planks; white oak planks; pine scantling; inches thick; feet long; statment; ;
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