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Letter to Blacksmiths Concerning Iron for Frigates

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
CollectionCite only--no image (no image)
Document Information
Date September 8, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary)
Recipient Name William Plaisted James & Elisha Hill
Summary Letter, asks for terms regarding iron for Frigate
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Addressed to William Plaisted and Messrs. Hill, Blacksmiths. Cited in War Office to Wolcott 10/06/1796. Mostly illegible. 2 COLLECTIONS: one with photocopy images, one without images.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; William Plaisted; William Pluisted; James Hill; Elisha Hill; Messrs James & Elisha Hill; blacksmiths; Secretary of War; Hackett; ;
Related Places United States; ;
Keywords frigate; construct; ship; writing; heading; terms; copy; ;
Key Phrases transmit the same to the secretary of war for his consideration; use of the United States; government;

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