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Maryland Gazette Maryland gazette. [No. 524 (May 22, 1755)]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08719 Author/Creator: Maryland Gazette Place Written: Annapolis, Maryland Type: Newspapers Date: 22 May 1755 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: View of conduct of French in America


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Keywords/Subjects: Civil War, French, France, French and Indian War, Military History, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs

Sub Era: The 13 Colonies