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coverage
1757-1784
creator
Stradley, John
date
2024-04-12T19:27:54Z
2024-04-12T19:27:54Z
2024-04-12 (issued)
description
Handwritten memoir by John Stradley; It tells of his voyages to New York, the Barbados Islands, the West Indies, and his return to England. He mentions press gangs that forced men into military service, encountered storms, and his conversion to Christianity. The final page contains comments on the memoir by his son Thomas Stradley, a Baptist minister in western North Carolina.
format
application/pdf
51 pages
memoirs
Permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/103307
language
English
relation
Special Collections and Archives
Z. Smith Reynolds Library
Wake Forest University
John Stradley Memoir (MF5)
rights
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source
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/28057
subject
Stradley, John
Voyages and travels
Seafaring life
Conversion--Christianity
New York (N.Y.)--Description and travel
Barbados--Description and travel
West Indies--Description and travel
England--Description and travel
Ocean travel
Christian life
title
John Stradley Memoir
type
Text

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