Regarding Frigate Timbers

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Date July 26, 1796
Author Name Nathan Jones (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: Portsmouth
Summary Letter, discusses timber for Frigates.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; Nathan Jones; Fox; Humphreys; Captain Truxtun; James McHenry; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Portsmouth; War Office; New York; Baltimore; ;
Keywords enclosed letter; live oak timber; timber; first post; packet; ;
Key Phrases return the letter by the first post; received from you this morning containing letters; perceive that he is anxious that the timber directed to be sent from New York to Baltimore; pleasure to enclose a letter from Captain Truxtun to the Secretary of War;
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