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Regimental Uniform of a British Royal American Soldier

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Topic Fort St. Joseph
Image Source From the pamphlet listed below published by The Michilimackinac Society Press. Image used by permission of the Mackinac State Historic Parks Collection.
Image Notes Picture of the 60th Regimental Coat of the British Royal American soldier. The coat was red with dark blue facing with no lace on the lapels or cuffs. This image represents the probable dress of a British soldier stationed at Fort St. Joseph during this period.
Time Period Colonial - 1650 - 1764
Image Date 2002
Keywords Massacre at Fort St. Joseph

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Historical Background The pamphlet, "British Folly on the St. Joseph" by Dr. Todd E. Harburn, describes the massacre at Fort St. Joseph during Pontiac's uprising, May 25, 1763. The pamphlet contains information about Ensign Francis Schlosser, the commandant at Fort St. Joseph at the time of the massacre. A comprehensive bibliography is included.
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Newspaper Articles St. Joseph County Public Library, Local & Family History Services - Clipping File (Basement) - Forts - Fort St. Joseph
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