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Letter inviting Rev. M. Baxter to move to Brunswick, 1717

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Letter inviting Rev. M. Baxter to move to Brunswick, 1717 / Maine Historical Society

Chapter 3, page 62-66.

A Brunswick resident wrote to the Reverend M. Baxter in 1717, requesting that he become the town's minister.

The letter describes the relationship between the townspeople and the local Indians, the inner-workings of early Brunswick, and the importance of religion to early communities.

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