Stephen Longfellow letter concerning shipping case, Portland, 1826

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Lawyer Stephen Longfellow of Portland, father of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, wrote to "gentlemen" concerning the legal aspects of a shipment of flour that was thrown from the deck of a schooner.

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  • Title: Stephen Longfellow letter concerning shipping case, Portland, 1826
  • Creator: Stephen Longfellow
  • Creation Date: 1826-07-02
  • Subject Date: 1826
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 6A/12, MS00-20.0293
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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