Pehr Kalm, Swedish naturalist, while visiting the 13 Colonies in 1749

Pehr Kalm tells us that in New York, “in addition to the synagogue and the temple of the Quakers, there were seven noteworthy churches: The Anglican Church, built in 1695, two Dutch churches, a Presbyterian church, two German churches and a French church for Protestant refugees.

French if available (si disponible)