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July 19, 1797 Regarding Algerian Frigate Josiah Fox James P. Catheart Letter, discusses Algerine Frigate.
March 14, 1797 Regarding Frigate Plans, Especially Relating to Frigate for Algiers Josiah Fox Colonel James Hackett Letter, discusses plans for Frigate; mentions Frigate for Algiers.
June 20, 1796 Regarding Frigate Construction (4) Henry Jackson Josiah Fox Letter, discusses composition work for Frigate; recommends Revere.
November 10, 1796 Report on Frigate Construction at Portsmouth Captain Thomas Thompson James McHenry Letter, discusses Frigate building at Portsmouth; asks for position on Frigate.
January 24, 1798 Urgent request for frigate expenditures to naval agents at Baltimore and Boston [not available] [not available] Request for expenditures from the commencement of frigate building. Immediately wanted. Expected to be perfectly timely.
August 4, 1797 Request for Information Concerning Guns for Algerian Frigate Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks information regarding guns for Algerine Frigate.
May 4, 1797 Autograph Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, discusses progress on Frigate; dicusses caulking Frigate; discusses launching Frigate; asks for maple timber to launch Frigate.
March 25, 1797 Regarding the sheer draught of Algerine frigate [not available] Colonel James Hackett The sheer draught of the the Algerine Frigate has been sent to Portsmouth New Hampshire. The inboard draught will be forwarded upon completion.
June 29, 1797 Regarding Algerian Frigate Josiah Fox Captain Thomas Thompson Letter, mentions Algerian Frigate.
March 24, 1796 Regarding White Oak Timbers for Frigate Construction at Baltimore Josiah Fox Joshua Humphreys Letter, discusses white oak for Frigate at Baltimore.
June 21, 1797 Discussion of Cannon Cast for Frigate Josiah Fox Captain Thomas Thompson Letter, discusses guns cast for Frigate.
September 14, 1797 Request for Information About Frigate at Portsmouth [Chesapeake] John McHenry Josiah Fox Letter, asks for information regarding frigate at Portsmouth; mentions McHenry fever.
July 27, 1797 Orders to execute coppering of frigate Constitution while on the stocks [not available] George Claghorn Orders to execute coppering of frigate Constitution while on the stocks before launching as high as light water mark, as soon as the bottom is prepared.
August 13, 1796 Regarding Frigate Construction & Frigate for Mediterranean Service James McHenry Josiah Fox Letter, directs query re construction time of Frigate; discusses Frigate for Mediterranean service.
May 29, 1797 Discussion of Launching of Frigate United States George Claghorn Josiah Fox Letter, discusses launching Frigate United States.
June 26, 1797 Regarding Algerian Frigate Josiah Fox Captain Thomas Truxtun Letter, discusses Algerian Frigate.
May 11, 1797 Request to deliver frigate timber and planks to Captain Thomas Thompson for Algerine Frigate [not available] Jacob Sheafe Request to deliver frigate timber and planks to Captain Thomas Thompson for Algerine Frigate. Also request James Hackett to procure maple timbers for launching ways. Hackett to be charged for any injury to said timbers.
November 1795 Design specifications for 44 gun frigate [not available] [not available] Designs and calculations for the construction of 44 gun frigates.
October 16, 1796 Regarding Frigate Construction Josiah Fox Timothy Pickering Letter, discusses construction of Frigate.
June 29, 1797 Discussion of Cannon for Algerian Frigate Josiah Fox Samuel Hodgdon Letter, discusses guns for Algerian Frigate.
June 23, 1795 Laying of Frigate Keel Timothy Pickering Josiah Fox Letter, discusses laying keel of Frigate.
April 3, 1797 Reason for Failure of Salutes Being Exchanged Donald G. Mitchell James McHenry Capt. Mitchell explains why he did not exchange salutes with the officer of a British frigate.
December 8, 1797 Discussion of Tradesmen, Frigate Constellation, and Expense Estimates James Sterrett Josiah Fox Letter, discusses tradesmen relative to Frigate Constellation; discusses estimate of expense.
April 22, 1796 Suspension of frigate building operations at Portsmouth New Hampshire [not available] Jacob Sheafe Bill passed by Congress limits frigate construction to three frigates. Frigate building at Portsmouth New Hampshire is to suspended until further notice.
April 13, 1797 Items for Algerine Frigate James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver Russian duck and cordage for Algerian frigate being built in Portsmouth, N.H.