Pepperrell letter concerning ship damages, 1747

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


William Pepperrell of Kittery wrote to Peregrine Thomas Hopson who was a British officer at Louisbourg, reporting on the damage from a violent storm to ships that had been involved in Pepperrell's successful battle against the French at Louisbourg.

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About This Item

  • Title: Pepperrell letter concerning ship damages, 1747
  • Creator: Pepperrell, William
  • Creation Date: 1747-10-05
  • Subject Date: 1747
  • Town: Kittery
  • County: York
  • State: ME, Nova Scotia
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 8/36
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text

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