American Brig

An American Brig in Trepassey Harbour, 4 July 1786
The presence of an American ship in Newfoundland is representative of the interest American fishermen had in Newfoundland.

From the logbook of H.M.S. Pegasus, 1786. Drawing by J.S.Meres. Courtesy of the National Archives of Canada (NAC/C 2510).

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