This interesting article by Dr. Robert A. Selig, a Visiting Assistant Professor of History at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan, relates the impressions of Georg Daniel Flohr. Flohr was a German soldier who was in Newport with the Royal Deux-Ponts regiment of Rochambeau's army during the Revolutionary War.
Selig, Dr. Robert A.
"A German Soldier in New England During the Revolutionary War: The Account of Georg Daniel Flohr,"
Newport History: Vol. 65
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.salve.edu/newporthistory/vol65/iss223/2