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Birch bark box, Molly Ockett

Birch bark box, Molly Ockett

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Molly Ockett, the last of the Anasagunticooks on the Androscoggin River, made this decorated birch bark box for Mrs. John Kimball of Bethel. Molly Ockett provided herbal remedies and some medical care to the settlers in the region.

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