From Henry Knox1
War Department, June 26, 1794. “I have the honor to transmit you Captain Truxtons2 estimate of Masts and spars for one of the Frigates of 44 Guns—for the 36 gun frigates will be but little inferior in size.”3
LC, RG 45, Letters Sent Concerning Naval Matters. National Archives.
3. A copy of Truxtun’s estimate may be found in RG 45, Letters Sent Concerning Naval Matters, National Archives.