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The Beginning of the Deportation

Burn the Houses!

Winslow's declaration, Grand-Pré, 1755
Winslow's declaration, Grand-Pré, 1755
Title: Winslow's declaration, Grand-Pré, 1755
Description: Transcription of John Winslow's document annoucing to the inhabitants of the Grand-Pré region that their land, buildings and other belongings were being confiscated by the British Crown.
Subjects: execution; church
Source: P. Gaudet, Rapport des archives canadiennes, vol. 2, 1905, p. 76-77.
Language: French
Date: 1755-09-05
Creator: John Winslow
Relation: Rapport des archives canadiennes
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