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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.446.13
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title George Taylor to Lieutenant General De Boice about capturing brigs
Date 29 August 1762
Author Taylor, George (fl. 1762)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written to the Governour of (possibly &) Lieutenant General De [Boice?] at Santo Domingo. Taylor, master of the brig New Grace, writes that he has taken two brigantines and two sloops, and that he put eighty people ashore with water and provisions. Requests "a Flag Truce to take them off the Island" as soon as possible. Written "On board the New Grace of the Cape."
Subjects Privateering  Caribbean  French and Indian War  Military History  Maritime  Truce  
People Taylor, George (fl. 1762)  
Theme Naval & Maritime; French & Indian Wars
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information In 1761, the province of Pennsylvania issued a letter of marque to Captain George Taylor, master of the brig New Grace.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859