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Report on the frigate "United States"

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionUnited States Naval Academy Museum: MSS #213 view image
Document Information
Date December 23, 1796
Author Name Joshua Humphreys (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Report on the state of the frigate "United States," now building in the port of Philadelphia. The frigate will likely be deployed to the Mediterranean to protect U.S. commerce against the hostile Algiers government and Barbary pirates.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Joshua Humphreys; Navy;
Related Places Philadelphia; Mediterranean; Algiers;
Keywords Frigate; deck; commerce;
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