When New York Feared the French

October 1977
American Heritage;Oct1977, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p84
The article presents and discusses three documents by William Bradford, which illuminate the early moment of New York's history. These documents, recently acquired by the New-York Historical Society, describe the fear felt by New York, a British colony, of an attack by the French in 1693. Some information regarding the career of Bradford are also offered.


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