G. W. Pierce on law school, Northampton, 1826

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Writing to his brother Josiah in Gorham, George W. Pierce discusses his studies at law school in Northampton, Massachusetts, and comments that Maine should have a similar law school if it hopes to keep young lawyers.

He also discusses his prospects for going into the legal business and notes the reduction in litigation.

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  • Title: G. W. Pierce on law school, Northampton, 1826
  • Creator: George Washington Pierce
  • Creation Date: 1826-08-06
  • Subject Date: 1826
  • Locations:
    • Northampton, MA
    • Gorham, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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