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Directs the inspection of cannon for frigates

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Document Information
Date September 7, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Near Downings Town
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Informs Pickering of his instruction to DaCosta to examine the cannon for frigates.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; James McHenry; Thompson; Humphreys; Francis DaCosta; Hughes; workmen; Navy; Tench Francis;
Related Places Downings Town; Portsmouth; Philadelphia; ports;
Keywords Six pounders; nine pounders; cannon; carriages; contract; equipment; frigate;
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