Soldiers in St John's, Newfoundland - 1706
from 'America and West Indies: March 1706, 21-31' in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 23, 1706-1708, pages 89-95:
[Original spelling retained. The listening experience informs one of many complaints against garrison-commander Captain Thomas Lloyd including embezzlement of stores, hiring out soldiers, bullying and taxing civilians and entertaining rather than fighting the enemy at Fort St. John’s]
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Cecil Headlam (ed.), 'America and West Indies: March 1706, 21-31' in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 23, 1706-1708, volume 23 (London, 1916), p. 89-95. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1547135218087 accessed: 7 June, 2023
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|unspecified flute and violin music||performed by Captain Thomas Lloyd|
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