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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.252
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title John Browne to James Cushing about Cushing's son and the Battle of Quebec
Date 10 October 1759
Author Browne, John (fl. 1759)  
Recipient Cushing, James  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Discusses providing a letter and other support for Reverend Cushing's son to work for their "Kinsman Nat. Cotton" in England. Writes that "We are all filled with Joy at the Unexpected News of the Conquest of Canada," referring to the British victory at the Battle of Quebec during the French and Indian War in September 1759.
Subjects Global History and Civics  Canada  France  French and Indian War  American Indian History  Battle  Military History  
People Browne, John (fl. 1759)  Cushing, James (fl. 1759)  
Place written Halifax, Massachusetts
Theme French & Indian Wars; Children & Family; Native Americans; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859