Deposition of Peter May late a mariner on board his Majesty's schooner Gaspee, January 19, 1773.

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Title

Deposition of Peter May late a mariner on board his Majesty's schooner Gaspee, January 19, 1773.

Subject

Gaspee (Schooner)

Description

"...immediately after, he saw a man in the bow of one of the boats fires a musket and wound the Lieutenant, upon which the Lieutenant cried out 'Lord have mercy upon me, I am done for'..."

Creator

Gaspee Commission

Source

C#554

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Contributor

January 19, 1773

Rights

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

Format

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Language

eng

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Citation

Gaspee Commission, "Deposition of Peter May late a mariner on board his Majesty's schooner Gaspee, January 19, 1773.," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #1060, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/1060 (accessed September 19, 2018).