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Funds need to complete construction of the first three frigates...



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January 23, 1798

MASSACHUSETTS MERCURY, Boston, Jan. 23, 1798 

* Original 3 of 6 frigates of the United States Navy

Page 2 has a report from Congress which includes a bit concerning funds need to complete construction of the frigates Constitution, Constellation, and the United States. The chart also includes money: "For military Stores for all the frigates" and "For arms & accoutrements for the marines".
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's