George Pierce letter to brother, Baldwin, 1811

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George Washington Pierce of Baldwin, then about age 6, wrote to his brother, Josiah, age 19, in Gorham.

He told his brother he was going to school every day and hoped to hear from him soon.

Someone else probably put George's words on paper.

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  • Title: George Pierce letter to brother, Baldwin, 1811
  • Creator: George Washington Pierce
  • Creation Date: 1811-03-31
  • Subject Date: 1811
  • Location: Baldwin, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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