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Regarding the vessel Ganges and her fitness as a war ship

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date April 28, 1798
Author Name War Office Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Jonathan Donaldson
Summary Gentlemen are asked to find out about the vessel Ganges and her fitness as a war ship. Inquire into state of sails, rigging, value of the vessel and number of guns capable of carrying.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Addressed to Mssrs. James Crawford and Jon Donaldson.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Josiah Fox; Secretary of War; War Department; navy constructor; Jon Donaldson; James Crawford; ;
Related Places War Department; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords vessel Ganges; sails; masts; guns; ;
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