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Request for Estimate to Complete Frigate United States

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
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Date June 7, 1797
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Tench Francis (primary)
Summary Letter, asks for estimate to complete Frigate United States.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Tench Francis; Josiah Fox; Hodgdon; Humphreys; Captain John Barry; Secretary of War; James McHenry; ;
Related Places War Office; ;
Keywords particular sums; assist you on this occasion; military stores may be excluded from the estimate required as the value of them have been already obtained from Mr. Hodgdon; secretary of War; transmit to this office; estimate of what further sum will be necessary to complete the Frigate United States for sea; Congress; sufficiency of money to answer all demands on account of building and equipping the said frigate for sea that no calls may hereafter be made for that purpose; ;
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