Extract of responses to letters received from Canada, 8 March 1688
Extract of Responses to letters received from Canada.
To Monsieurs de Denonville & de Champigny
The proposed project to enclose Villemarie cannot Be executed at the present time, given that His majesty already has various other expenditures, and that is more appropriate to use
the funds set aside for the fortifications to build forts that they will deem appropriate at the outposts that must absolutely be safeguarded. [...]
Source: France. Archives nationales, Fonds des Colonies. Série C11A. Correspondance générale, Canada, vol. 10, fol. 18-18v, Inconnu/Unknown, Extract of responses to letters received from Canada, March 8, 1688.