Deane journal of Northeast Boundary Commission, 1838

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


John G. Deane (1785-1839), a native of Massachusetts who settled in Ellsworth and worked as a lawyer, was among those sent to the northern areas of Maine to help determine the boundary between Maine and New Brunswick.

Deane kept a journal of his travels.

He also served in the Maine House of Representatives from 1825-1828 and in 1831.

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About This Item

  • Title: Deane journal of Northeast Boundary Commission, 1838
  • Creator: Deane, John G.
  • Creation Date: 1838
  • Subject Date: 1838
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME, NB
  • Media: Ink on paper, leather binding
  • Local Code: Coll. S-6365, Misc. Box 192/2
  • Object Type: Text

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