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Regarding Artist for Figurehead for Boston Frigate

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date September 20, 1796
Author Name War Office
Recipient Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary)
Summary Rush has recommended an artists for the figurehead of the frigate under construction in Boston. Letter request Wolcott to give orders so that the figurehead can be made.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Possibly from Benjamin Stoddert
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Oliver Wolcott; John Shillen; John Shilten; Rush; artist; ;
Related Places War Office; Boston; ;
Keywords head; figure; figurehead; frigate; orders; drawing of the figure; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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