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Peleg Wadsworth's Pistol

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A pistol belonging to Peleg Wadsworth, early resident of Portland, Maine, member of Portland's Committee of Safety, a general during the Revolutionary War, and grandfather of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, the author.

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  • Title: Peleg Wadsworth's Pistol
  • Creation Date: circa 1770
  • Subject Date: circa 1770
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Metal and wood
  • Dimensions (cm): 4.5 x 20.8 x 1.9
  • Local Code: A90-98
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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Pistols

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Wadsworth, Peleg

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