Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum (Houlton Museum)
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Customs receipt for 1 puncheon (113 gallons) of rum for Shepard Cary, a Houlton Merchant who sold to the U.S. Army troops at Hancock Barracks.
Until the formation of Aroostook County in 1839 Houlton was part of Washington County, and thus a part of the Passamaquoddy Customs District.
About This Item
- Title: District of Passamaquoddy custom's receipt, Houlton, 1831
- Creator: United States Customs
- Creation Date: 1831-11-11
- Subject Date: 1831-11-11
- Town: Houlton, Woodstock
- County: Aroostook, Carleton
- State: ME, NB
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 16 cm x 22 cm
- Object Type: Text
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109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
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