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Request for information on expenditures for frigates Constitution, Constellation and United States

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date December 5, 1797
Author Name War Office Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Josiah Fox, Navy Constructor, requests to know what sum of $60,000 was spent on the frigates Constitution, Constellation and United States.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Mr. Govett; Josiah Fox; Navy Constructor; Treasury Department; Secretary of War; James McHenry; War Department; purveyor; Tench Francis; ;
Related Places War Office; New York; Boston; Baltimore; Philadelphia; Treasury Department; ;
Keywords frigates; Constitution; Constellation, United States; expenditures; ;
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