Naval Battle at Machias

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The Daughters of the American Revolution published a small booklet about the "Naval Battle at Machias, June 12, 1775" in 1912. The booklet recounts the taking of the British ship Margaretta by a small group of Machias residents.

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About This Item

  • Title: Naval Battle at Machias
  • Creator: Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Creation Date: 1912
  • Subject Date: 1775-06-12
  • Town: Machias
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: M M184.4
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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