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Samuel Freeman postmaster appointment, 1775

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Appointment paper signed by Benjamin Franklin, Esq., Post-Master-General of all the United Colonies on the Continent of North America, for Samuel Freeman to serve as Portland's Deputy Postmaster. The document is signed and dated Oct. 1, 1775.

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  • Title: Samuel Freeman postmaster appointment, 1775
  • Creator: Franklin, Benjamin
  • Creation Date: 1775-10-01
  • Subject Date: 1775-10-01
  • Town: Falmouth, Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 1559
  • Object Type: Text

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