Request for frigate cannon from War Office to Governor John Jay of New York

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
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Date March 19, 1798
Author Name War Office Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Jay (primary)
Summary Iron for 24 pounder cannon for frigate United States found unfit. Request for loan of cannon procured by New York from foundry in Connecticut.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups John Jay; James McHenry; Governor New York; Secretary War; War Department; Josiah Fox; navy constructor; President of United States; John Adams; ;
Related Places War Office; New York; Philadelphia; Connecticut; foundry; ;
Keywords cannon; 24 pound cannon; frigate United States; ;
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