Regarding Ironwork for Frigate & Payment For That Service

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Date September 23, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: Portsmouth
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Letter, encloses terms regarding iron for Frigate; asks for information regarding payments for iron work.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Josiah Fox; Elisha Hill; James Hill; Elisha and James Hill; Hacket; Hackett; ;
Related Places Portsmouth; ;
Keywords interest; iron; frigate; iron work; sum; payment; money; remitted; timbering; timber; ;
Key Phrases inquire at what time & in what manner the payments are to be made; paid weekly; money may be remitted him in advance; unable to push the building forward; rec'd your letter; agreeably to your request herewith enclose you Elisha & James Hill term for providing the iron for the proposed frigate;
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