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[Estimate by Naval Constructor of cost of building and equipping frigate of 36 guns, and navigating same to Algiers]

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PublicationUnited States Office of Naval Records and Library [Dudley Knox]. Naval Documents Related to the United States Wars with the Barbary Powers: Naval Operations including Diplomatic Background from 1785 through 1807. 6 Vols. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office, 1939-44. (no image)
Document Information
Date November 29, 1796
Author Name Josiah Fox Location: Navy Yard
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Cost of building and equipping a frigate of 36 guns, lists supplies and men to be employed during construction.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups multiple; Josiah Fox; Joshua Humphreys; navy constructor; naval constructor; joiners; smiths; plumbers; boat builders; carvers; coopers; block makers; sail makers; riggers; ship chandler; ;
Related Places navy yard; Philadelphia; Algiers; ;
Keywords sails; rigging; frigate; guns; copper sheathing; cannon; copper pintles; braces; powder; shot; military stores; provisions; supplies; ;
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