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Transportation of Frigate Timbers from Norfolk to Boston

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date September 12, 1796
Author Name James McHenry Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary)
Summary George Claghorn naval constructor at Boston authorized to select timbers for shipment from Norfolk to Boston. Request to Secretary of Treasury for assistance in providing means of transport.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Top of page.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Oliver Wolcott; Secretary Treasury; naval constructor; George Claghorn; Claghorne; Secretary of War; James McHenry; Navy; War Office; ;
Related Places War Office; Norfolk, Virginia; Philadelphia; Boston; Gosport; War Department; Treasury Department; ;
Keywords frigate timbers; USS Constitution; frigate; timber; transportation; ;
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