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Request for inquiry regarding availability of cannon for Algerine frigate

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date July 8, 1794
Author Name Josiah Fox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Tench Francis (primary)
Summary Josiah Fox conveys Secretary of War James McHenry request as to whether any ships guns, 26 nine pounders and 12 six pounders, can be purchased for the Algerine frigate, and their price.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Tench Francis; Josiah Fox; Secretary of War; Naval Constructor; Secretary of War; James McHenry; purveyor; Dey of Algiers; ;
Related Places War Office; Portsmouth New Hampshire; Philadelphia; Algiers; ;
Keywords cannon; nine pounders; six pounders; Algerine frigate; Crescent; ;
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