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Advances Funds for Seamen and Officers on Frigate Constitution

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Ltrs Sent to Officers, RG 45 view image
Document Information
Date May 16, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Samuel J. Deblois (primary)
Summary Directs funds for recruitment for seaman and officers on the frigate Constitution.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Samuel J. Deblois; James McHenry; Seamen; Officers; Captain Nicholson;
Related Places War Department; Frigate Constitution;
Keywords [not available]
Key Phrases It may be proper that you should occasionally advance to the officer approved by Capt. Nicholson to the service, such sums as may enable them to promote the recruiting his complement with effect;

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