Jonathan Morgan plea for assistance, Portland, 1869
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Jonathan Morgan, a Portland lawyer, writer, and inventor, wrote a plea to the mayor, aldermen, and Common Council of Portland in 1869 for assistance due to his losses in the 1866 fire. They had previously granted him $100. He argued that the previous allocation was unfair.
- Title: Jonathan Morgan plea for assistance, Portland, 1869
- Creator: Morgan, Jonathan
- Creation Date: 1869
- Subject Date: 1869
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. S-2057, Misc. Box 99/12
- Collection: Jonathan Morgan
- Object Type: Text
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