Friday, September 5

Images from New Boston

Captain Freymann in camp, Surgeon's Mate Baptiste on the fairgrounds

Samuel Hollybrass, Bosun's Mate.

Men brought into camp to be pressed into service, 1st Lieutenant J. Hamilton

3rd Lieutenant T. Tumbusch, Houston Hamilton, Sailor

Preparing to press the linen weaver in front of his shop. His mistress arrived in time to show off his indenture papers and we left him be.

 Benj. Dover, Sailor, Jas. Apple, Carpenter.

Mr. Miller, new recruit, 2nd Lieutenant, M. Ramsey

Baptiste inspects the newly pressed men for lice. 

1 comment:

  1. Goodness, the Acastas looked awfully tough that weekend! I hope you had a good harvest.