Ebenezer Lambe et al. in Colonial Jamaica - 8 February, 1733

from 'America and West Indies: March 1733, 16-31', in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 40, 1733, pages 51-69:

Journal of proceedings of the Parties commanded by Edward Creswell and Ebenezer Lambe, kept by Ebenezer Lambe. Jan. 27th, 1733. We marched from Port Antonio to Rio Grande [Jamaica]. 28th. Meet St. Mary's and St. George's negroes, fitted them with ammunition, provisions etc. […] [8 Feb] We went on towards the town …   more >>

cite as

Arthur Percival Newton and Cecil Headlam (ed.), 'America and West Indies: March 1733, 16-31', in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 40, 1733, volume 40 (London, 1939), p. 51-69. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1547562511406 accessed: 28 January, 2022

location of experience: Colonial Jamaica

Listeners

Listening to

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rebel drumming performed by fugitive slaves

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 February, 1733
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Notes

British History Online, a digital library created by the Institute of Historical Research and the History of Parliament Trust, includes calendars of state papers in which the listening experience was identified. Calendars are very detailed summaries of documents arranged chronologically, intended as a finding aid. Original documents are often held at the National Archives at Kew.


Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:28:31 +0000
Approved on Mon, 29 Jun 2020 18:07:36 +0100