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Committee Report, Expenses of Naval Force

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Date December 1793
Author Name Congress of the United States (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary List of costs for arming ships to sufficiently protect American merchants from Algerian corsairs.
Document Format Printed Document
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Related Persons/Groups US Congress; Algerian; merchants; corsairs; committee of ways and means; Captain; Lieutenant; Master; Chaplain; Master's mates; midshipmen; Captain's clerk; quartermaster; boatswain; coxswain; sail maker; President of United States; ;
Related Places Algeria; coast; sea; Pennsylvania; Georgia; ;
Keywords Algerine corsairs; vessels; guns; naval armament; costs; stores; provisions; duty; earthenware; defray of costs; bushel; Algerine cruizers; cables; main shrouds; lower sheets; sheet anchor; cordage; rigging material; sails; sail maker's bill; frigate; pay of officers and men; 44 gun frigate; armourer; armorer; carpenter; gunner; crew; purser; steward; surgeon; cook; master at arms; sergeant; corporal; drum and fife; private; Marines; provisions; bread; flour; beer; beef; cheese; oat; Indian meal; butter; tonnage; foreign trade; tonnage; wear and tear; expenses; revenue; dimension; keel; beam; decks; joiner's bill; materials; painting; cooper's bill; water casks; blocks; pumps; live oak; cedar timbers; mast maker's bill; ship chandlery; cordage; cannon; protection; ;
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