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Refers to Cannons, Ship Staff, and Medicine Chest and Instruments

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Ltrs Sent to Officers, RG 45 view image
Document Information
Date April 21, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Captain Samuel Nicholson (primary)
Summary Presents no objection to purchase of ship cannonades, prepared by Mr. Revere. Outlines proof process and requirements for boatswain, gunners, carpenters, sail makers, and midshipmen as per the President's desire. Promises to send medicine chest and instruments.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Nicholson; Paul Revere; Boatswain; Gunners; Carpenters; Sail Makers; Midshipmen; John Adams; President; ;
Related Places War Office; Boston; ;
Keywords USS Constitution; ;
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