Luthor S. Moore, Newfield, 1854

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Born in Newfield, Luther Moore (1821-1892) graduated from Limerick Academy and Harvard Law School. Admitted to the bar in 1845, he was associated with future Supreme Court Justice, Nathan Clifford.

Moore practiced law in Limerick and maintained a large farm there as well.

He represented Limerick in the Maine House in 1858 and in the Senate in 1853 and 1854, being President in the latter year.

He was president of the Board of Trustees of Limerick Academy and a member of the Board of Trustees of the new State College at Orono.

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  • Title: Luthor S. Moore, Newfield, 1854
  • Creation Date: circa 1854
  • Subject Date: circa 1854
  • Town: Augusta, Limerick
  • County: Kennebec, York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 7.6 cm x 5 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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