Making History: Transcribe is made possible in part by federal funding provided through the Library Services and Technology Act program administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Letter of John Vidal, 1727 Aug. 31.

image 2 of 3

Zoom in to read each word clearly.
Some images may have writing in several directions. To rotate an image, hold down shift-Alt and use your mouse to spin the image so it is readable.

This transcription is complete!

time to make his peace with god, in hopes whereof that the allmighty god may Reward you and yours at the last Day shall be the prayers of a poor miserable and unhapy wretch.

John Vidal

Williamsburg prison Agust ye 31 1727