T his correspondence is translated from old German script and reveals life of a German Coast resident. Although rumors were rampant, it appears from this letter that settlers did not realize they were again a French colony.
Courtesy of: Hanna Edelglass, Gansevort, New York
German-Acadian Coast Historical and Genealogical Society
From Les Voyageurs, Vol. II, No. 3, September 1981 112
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