Nova Scotia Archives

Mi'kmaq Holdings Resource Guide

Receipt for money for potatoes for distressed Mi'kmaq
view page 1 2 view transcript 1 2


note: transcription publicly contributed - please contact us with comments, errors or omisions

Jan 12th 1800
Then Rec[eive]d of George Dawkins
Seventeen shillings it being the price of seven bushaels of potatoes which I delivered to John Bathust and Frances Paul for the use of the Indians of [illegible] by order of George Dawkins Esquire.
Mich[ae]l Hindy
The Indians above mentioned reside commonly at Sheet Harbour and owing to their very [illegible] gave them an order on
Michael Hynds to the above amount
Geo Dawkins J.P.

Date: 1800

Retrieval no.: Commissioner of Public Records — Mi'kmaq and Government Relations series Nova Scotia Archives RG 1 volume 430 number 32 1/2

Nova Scotia Archives —

Crown copyright © 2024, Province of Nova Scotia.