Pearce description of Aroostook County, ca. 1840

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Pearce description of Aroostook County, ca. 1840

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Varney Pearce's description of Aroostook County. As part of the description he mentions Houlton, the county's main rivers and the principle exports.

Varney Pearce was a trustee of the Academy of New Salem when the Academy petitioned the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for a half township and was one of the first proprietors of Houlton.

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  • Title: Pearce description of Aroostook County, ca. 1840
  • Creator: Pearce, Varney
  • Creation Date: circa 1840
  • Subject Date: circa 1850
  • Town: Houlton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME, NB
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 13 cm
  • Object Type: Text

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