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Item 73967

Title: Request to prohibit whipping of prisoners, New Orleans, 1862

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1862-09-24

Location: New Orleans

Media: Ink on paper

Item 76529

Title: Request for black workers, New Orleans, 1863

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1863-12-18

Location: New Orleans

Media: Ink on paper

Item 26479

Title: Aroostook County Jail, Houlton, 1895

Contributed by: Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library

Date: 1895

Location: Houlton; Chicago

Media: photogravure

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Brig. Gen. George F. Shepley, ca. 1863

George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.