Discussion of Frigate Timber & Construction

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
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Date February 13, 1797
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Joshua Humphreys (primary) Location: Southwark
Summary Letter, discusses construction of Frigate; discusses timber for Frigate.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Joshua Humphreys; Josiah Fox; naval constructor; Secretary of War; employees; workmen; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Southwark; War Office; ;
Keywords Secretary of War; officer commanding the fort; island; timber; accommodate the workmen; discharging and stowing; ;
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