Article of submission to British, March 2, 1760

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The British government required the Acadians to file "articles of submission" to show their allegiance to England.

In this document, William Johnson. Charles Johnson, Claud Sonia and Nora Labeauve of Pokamuch in Acadia, give their submission to Joseph Frye. Part of the agreement includes turning in their firearms.

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  • Title: Article of submission to British, March 2, 1760
  • Creator: Joseph Frye
  • Creation Date: 1760-03-02
  • Subject Date: 1760
  • Location: Canada
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 165, Box 1/1
  • Collection: William King papers
  • Object Type: Text

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