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Lord Howe’s Speech Before the Glorious First of June, 1794

Posted by Nicholas Blake, on June 1st, 2015

This speech survives in the private papers of Captain John Moore Mansfield, held in the collections of the Boston Public Library, Boston, Massachusetts. It records the speech made by Admiral Lord Howe prior to The Glorious First of June, fought between British and French fleets deep in the Atlantic in 1794. On 1st of June... Become A Member

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