Letter from J.P. Kamball, Military Secretary to William Ross, late Lieutenant, Nova Scotia Fencibles. — 26 July 1816. — 3 pages : 22 x 34 cm.
Item discusses orders to proceed to area of new settlement new Chester; 3 months rations provided for settlers, also farming implements; Ross to be appointed a magistrate for Annapolis County. Note: Spelling of Kamball came from Deborah Trask's article "The Edward Ross Diaries", Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol. 9, 2006.
Reference no.: Ross Family Nova Scotia Archives MG 1 volume 794 number 2