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Dealing with the Loyalists in America...
Item # 651206
October 2, 1783
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 2, 1783
* Loyalists staying in America ?
Page 2 includes: "...contain no account of the evacuation of New York, nor related any fixed period for the actual accomplishment of that event...cause of this uncertainty is stated to be the difficulty off disposing of the Loyalists, and the peremptory perseverance on the part of the Congress in decline all interference for the protection of that unfortunate description of people..." and more.
Relating to this is a bkpg. letter fro the Bay of Fundy (near Nova Scotia & New Brunswick) detailing how nice the area is for settlement for Loyalists. Then a report from New York concerning the departure of Loyalists.
Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.