Relief of Refugees from British Provinces

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Date September 12, 1800
Author Name Constant Freeman (primary) Location: Fort Johnson
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Freeman discusses his claim against the United States respecting the relief of refugees from the British provinces of Canada and Nova Scotia. He cites his own experiences living with his father in the city of Quebec.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
Document Notes Difficult to read. Enclosed in Dexter to Jefferson, 12/29/1800.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; Lieutenant Colonel Constant Freeman; Governor of Quebec; General Benedict Arnold; Mr. Freeman; General Thomas; ;
Related Places Fort Johnson; Quebec; Three Rivers; New England; Canada; New York; ;
Keywords claims against the US; claims; Act for the Relief of Refugees from the British Provinces of Canada and Nova Scotia; public business; mercantile business; apprenticeship; essential services; speak french; appointment; minor; french interpreter; patents for land; ;
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