Samuel Waldo, ca. 1750

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Samuel Waldo, ca. 1750

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Samuel Waldo (1695-1759) a wealthy landowner from Falmouth, served during the capture of Louisburg, Cape Breton, in 1745 from the French.

He was a proprietor for the Waldo Patent, lands in Maine bounded by the Muscongus and Penobscot rivers in what is now Waldo County.

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  • Title: Samuel Waldo, ca. 1750
  • Creation Date: circa 1750
  • Subject Date: circa 1750
  • Location: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 9/30
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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