"Dr Head's report respecting black families settled at Preston"
This report to Charles Morris (Member of Council) describes the poor living conditions at Preston and recommends the services of a medical attendant, Seth Coleman. Coleman's bill for services from June to December 1816 amounted to £40.
Date: 1 February 1816
Reference no.: Commissioner of Public Records Nova Scotia Archives RG 1 vol. 419 no. 47 (microfilm no. 15460)