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Discussion of Substitute Naval Constructor

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CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Josiah Fox (1763 - 1847) Letterbook Papers view image
Document Information
Date June 17, 1797
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Patrick Ferrall (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses substitute Naval constructor; encloses extract of letter, Knox to Pennock, 08/08/1794.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Encloses extracts of Knox to Pennock, 08/08/1794 and Pennock to Knox, 08/30/1794.
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Related Persons/Groups Ferrall; Josiah Fox; Gen. Knox; Herbert; Morgan; Mr. Pennock; Josiah Fox; Howell; Wm. [Norfast]; naval constructor; secondary person; Henry Knox; Secretary of War; master builder; Captain Dale; William Herbert; ;
Related Places War Office; Norfolk; Virginia; Georgia; ;
Keywords live oak; timbers; cedars; extract of a letter; acted under my direction as a secondary person; my residence; constructor; appointed to conduct that ship in the room; appointed; conduct the building of the frigate; absence of Mr. Morgan frigate construction; ;
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