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Regarding pay of seamen and Marines aboard frigate Constellation

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Requisitions on Sec Treas, RG45 view image
Document Information
Date June 14, 1798
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name John Fitzgerald (primary)
Summary In the absence of the Secretary at War, James McHenry the President has charged Timothy Pickering with interim duties. Accordingly, Pickering writes to John Fitzgerald. Colonel John Fitzgerald is the Collector of the Port of Alexandria. Issue is matter of pay for seaman and Marines aboard frigate Constellation. Requests that Fitzgerald advance $700 to Triplett.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Addressed to Colonel John Fitzgerald, Collector of the Port of Alexandria
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; John Fitzgerald; Lieutenant James Triplett; Captain Thomas Truxton; Truxtun; Secretary War; Interim Secretary War; War Department; Collector Port of Alexandria; Corps of Artillerists and Engineers; President United States; John Adams; ;
Related Places War Department; Philadelphia; Baltimore; Virginia; Alexandria; Hampton Roads Virginia; ;
Keywords frigate Constellation; pay; ;
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