1782Prisoners on a cartel from Halifax to Boston stopped in Gloucester to recover from illness.People and Communities, Government and Public Service, Health, African American History

Newspaper article inserted at back of Selectmen’s Day Book, 1775-1782.
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Newspaper article inserted at back of Selectmen's Day Book, 1775-1782.

Noted in the Selectmen’s Day Book 1775-1872, the “Select Men was obliged to take them on shore to Gloster Dalton and provide for them.”

Gloucester Selectmen’s Day Book, 1775-1782. Gloucester, 1782, https://archive.org/details/GLODAYBOOK17751782Images/page/n1/mode/2up?view=theater
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