Letter from the War Office to the Secretary of the Treasury on the bolt ropes for the sails required for frigate building for Dey of Algiers

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Date February 10, 1797
Author Name Josiah Fox Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary)
Summary Estimate for the bolt rope for the sails for frigate building Dey of Algiers. Recommend contract be entered under, either at Portsmouth New Hampshire or Philadelphia
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Oliver Wolcott; James McHenry; Secretary of War; Secretary Treasury; Jacob Sheaffe; Dey of Algiers; naval agent; accountant; navy constructor; Josiah Fox; ;
Related Places War Office; Philadelphia; Portsmouth New Hampshire; Algiers; Treasury Department; ;
Keywords bolt ropes; sails; frigate; contract; mainsails; foresails; mizzens; frigate Crescent; ;
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