The papers of Governor Bernard, thirteen volumes, are in the Sparks mss., in Harvard College Library. Vols. I. — viii. Are letter-books, 1758 — 72; ix. — xii., correspondence, 1758 — 79; xiii., orders and instructions, 1758 — 61. Sparks bought them in London in 1846. This is a note to 'the Royal Governors,' by George Edward Ellis, President of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Winsor's Memorial History of Boston, vol. Ii. Ch. Ii.