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March 11, 1797 Pay of Jacob Carver, drummer in the 2nd US Regiment William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $6.96 is due Jacob Carver, being his pay as a drummer in the 2nd US Regiment from January 1 to February 11, 1797, the day of his discharge.
June 21, 1797 Letter from the War Office regarding request to extend launching a few days [not available] Captain Thomas Thompson Launching may be delayed until 12 July 1797 so that carve work may be fixed, and coppering completed before ship put into water. Vessel with articles for completing frigate sailed from Philadelphia last night
June 7, 1797 Regarding draught of stern of Algerine frigate at Portsmouth New Hampshire [not available] Captain Thomas Thompson Captain Thomas Thompson sent draught of stern for Algerine frigate for the carver. When flannel arrives, fix the copper, which must be done at the stocks before ship is launched.
April 7, 1797 Description of Frigate Construction & Contracts, and of Foreign Affairs Relating to Algiers & France Josiah Fox William Pennock Letter, discusses Frigate for Dey of Algiers; discusses Foreign Affairs; alludes to Quasi War with France; discusses Norfolk re shipbuilding; discusses contracting Frigates; describes terms of Frigate building at Portsmouth.
October 30, 1790 Estimate of Expenditures for Construction of Frigates of Various Tonnage John Foster Williams Henry Knox Knox solicits an expert to provide one of many estimates for the cost of constructing frigates of various tonnage for Navy. Foster notes that Knox may be a better judge of the cost of the guns and the warlike stores. Recommends that timber be cut in the fall of the year of construction.