Discussion of Launching of Frigate United States

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
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Date May 29, 1797
Author Name George Claghorn (primary) Location: Navy Yard, Boston
Recipient Name Josiah Fox (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses launching Frigate United States.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; George Claghorne; Capt. Barry; Josiah Fox; Joshua Humphreys; George Claghorn; naval constructor; James McHenry; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Massachusetts; Navy Yard, Boston; ;
Keywords hope to give the same pleasing account of the Frigate Constitution some time in August; secretary; received yours; pleased to be informed the Frigate United States was safe afloat; frigate launching; congratulations; ;
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