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A Set of Sails for the Frigate "United States"

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Subject File, Nav Records Coll, RG45 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Subject File, Nav Records Coll, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date January 10, 1797
Author Name Tench Francis (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Harris (primary)
Summary Francis has agreed that John Powers will make one set of sails for the frigate "United States." The Boston canvas in Harris's care is intended for that purpose. Therefore, the whole of it should be delivered to Powers while taking a receipt for same.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes Includes a note from McHenry & Hodgdon to Harris, 1/10/1797.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Harris, Storekeeper; Tench Francis, Purveyor; James McHenry; Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places War Office;
Keywords order from the Secretary of War; voucher; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
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