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Pay of petty officers, seamen, ordinary seamen, and Marines

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date January 13, 1797
Author Name War Office Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Captain Samuel Nicholson (primary)
Summary Information received not so satisfactory that could wish the President to take into consideration pay of petty officers; seamen; ordinary seamen; marines. Manning of frigate Constitution will to some degree depend on current wages at Boston. Requests input from Captain Nicholson regarding wages
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Captain Samuel Nicholson; Josiah Fox; Marines; Seamen; Petty officers; ordinary seamen; Navy Constructor; Secretary of War; James McHenry; War Department; President of United States; John Adams; ;
Related Places War Office; Philadelphia; Boston; eastern states; ;
Keywords pay; frigate Constitution; wages; ;
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