Sidney Perham, Woodstock, ca. 1870

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Sidney Perham, Woodstock, ca. 1870

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Sidney Perham was born in Woodstock in 1819. Politically active throughout his life, he served as clerk of the Oxford County Supreme Court from 1859-1863. He served in Congress from 1863 to 1869.

He was Maine's governor from 1871-1874. He was an advocate of temperance and jail system reforms.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sidney Perham, Woodstock, ca. 1870
  • Creation Date: circa 1870
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Town: Woodstock
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 40 cm x 32 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--OS--Large--Box 6
  • Object Type: Image

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