Horatio Bridge to G.W. Pierce on political issues, 1832

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Horatio Bridge to G.W. Pierce on political issues, 1832

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Horatio Bridge, a lawyer in Augusta and Bowdoin College classmate, wrote to George Washington Pierce, a lawyer in Portland, reporting on various political intrigues in Augusta, including some involving the Northeast Boundary dispute.

He also reported on a publisher being charged with libel.

The beginning of the letter concerns a legal matter and is signed "Marbury & Bridge."

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About This Item

  • Title: Horatio Bridge to G.W. Pierce on political issues, 1832
  • Creator: Bridge, Horatio
  • Creation Date: 1832-06-28
  • Subject Date: 1832
  • Town: Augusta, Portland
  • County: Cumberland, Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: ink on paper
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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