Regarding Frigate Construction

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
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Date October 16, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: Portsmouth
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses construction of Frigate.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; Josiah Fox; Secretary of State; Hackett; constructor; workmen; Hackett; Hacket; ;
Related Places Portsmouth; New Hampshire; Mediterranean; ;
Keywords frigate; Mediterranean service; contract; floor timber; frame; ;
Key Phrases employ number of good workmen; exertions in prosecuting this business will meet your approbation; Frigate; with pleasure I inform you; beyond my expectations; constructor; floor timbers; parts of the beam;
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