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Charles Vaughan letter to Kennebec Proprietors, 1808

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Charles Vaughan letter to Kennebec Proprietors, 1808 / Maine Historical Society

Chapter 5, page 134-136.

Disagreements between squatters and the Proprietors over land ownership often resulted in violence.

This account written by Charles Vaughan describes a dispute between land surveyers and a group of "disguised Indians."

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