Franklin Pierce on Maine, New Hampshire politics, 1834

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Franklin Pierce on Maine, New Hampshire politics, 1834

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Franklin Pierce, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, at home in New Hampshire on a Congressional recess, wrote to his friend George W. Pierce of Portland about the quiet political situation in New Hampshire and the lively political debates in Maine. Both men were Democrats.

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  • Title: Franklin Pierce on Maine, New Hampshire politics, 1834
  • Creator: Franklin Pierce
  • Creation Date: 1834-08-22
  • Subject Date: 1834
  • Locations:
    • Hillsborough, NH
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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