Deposition of Bartholomew Cheever, mariner, and late a seaman on board his Majesty's schooner the Gaspee, June 1, 1773

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Title

Deposition of Bartholomew Cheever, mariner, and late a seaman on board his Majesty's schooner the Gaspee, June 1, 1773

Subject

Gaspee (Schooner)

Description

"...the boats were hailed again, and the answer returned by some of the people in said boats was 'Damn your blood, we have you now.' The Captain [Lt. Duddingston] ordered all hands on deck..."

Creator

Gaspee Commission

Source

C#554

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

June 1, 1773

Rights

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict the reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

Format

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Language

eng

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Citation

Gaspee Commission, "Deposition of Bartholomew Cheever, mariner, and late a seaman on board his Majesty's schooner the Gaspee, June 1, 1773," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #1059, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/1059 (accessed March 23, 2019).