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Collection Reference Number GLC08014.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Jonathan Stebbins to Stephen Williams regarding Quebec
Date 19 August 1759
Author Stebbins, Jonathan (fl. 1759)  
Recipient Williams, Stephen  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description The taking of Quebec, the arrival of the French flag of truce and two French deserters. "...wee here Quebeck is taken: which is rejoising to us: a flag of truce Came in here a few days ago: But would not own any such thing: they own wee are like to Conquer them..."
Subjects French and Indian War  Military History  France  Canada  Truce  Desertion  
People Stebbins, Jonathan (fl. 1759)  Williams, Stephen (fl. 1759)  
Place written Crown Point, New York
Theme French & Indian Wars; 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