Nova Scotia Archives

African Nova Scotians

in the Age of Slavery and Abolition

Appendix 19: Petition of the Reverend Robert Willis, D.D., Rector of St. Paul's Church on behalf of the Coloured People of Halifax


All 29 appendices are available online. They are transcripts of original documents relating to the African Nova Scotians settlement of Nova Scotia after the War of 1812. Links are made between these transcripts and original documents available within the site. All names are also searchable.

Date: Publication No. 8, Halifax, N.S., The Public Archives of Nova Scotia, 1948

Author: Prepared by C.B. Fergusson, Assistant Archivist under the direction of D.C. Harvey, Archivist

Reference no.: Commissioner of Public Records  Nova Scotia Archives  RG 1 vol. 296, no. 48 (microfilm no. 15381)