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The Records of British Government at Annapolis Royal, 1713-1749




Governor's Letter-Book, Annapolis, 1719-1742.57

Philipps to the Board of Trade.

Ships detained over two months. Enclosed petition for land as above. Many other such claims.
(signed.)
R. Philipps        
 


1719.
Feb. 26.
Boston.

Philipps to Inhabitants of Minas. [6
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Proclamation of King's intentions enclosed: religious property and civil rights to be assured to them. Urged to take the oath of allegiance. Answer expected by Father Felix and four deputies.1
(signed.)
R. Philipps        
 



Ap. 28.
Annapolis.

Philipps to Inhabitants of Chignecto.

Same as above. Sends fifty hogsheads of wheat to be sold among them.
(signed.)
R. Philipps        
 


Ap. 28.
Annapolis.

Philipps to Inhabitants of Annapolis. [7
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Six deputies to be appointed from the inhabitants of Annapolis to confer with Philipps on May 4, in regard to proclamation.2
(signed.)
R. Philipps        
 



Ap. 30.
Annapolis.

Philipps to Père Justinian Durand.

Ordered to read enclosed proclamation to congregation at its fullest and affix to church door, that no one may pretend .Annapolis ignorance of it.
(signed.)
R. Philipps        
 


Ap. 30.
Annapolis.

Philipps to Inhabitants of this River (Annapolis). [8
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Six deputies from the inhabitants of Annapolis to confer with Philipps on May 4 in regard to proclamation.3
(signed.)
R. Philipps        


1. Printed in full. A. A. 21 f.
2. Printed A. A. 22.
3. Repeated with slight changes of wording from opposite page.
 



Ap. 30.
Annapolis.