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Horatio Bridge, a lawyer in Augusta and Bowdoin College classmate, wrote to George Washington Pierce, a lawyer in Portland, reporting on various political intrigues in Augusta, including some involving the Northeast Boundary dispute.
He also reported on a publisher being charged with libel.
The beginning of the letter concerns a legal matter and is signed "Marbury & Bridge."
About This Item
- Title: Horatio Bridge to G.W. Pierce on political issues, 1832
- Creator: Bridge, Horatio
- Creation Date: 1832-06-28
- Subject Date: 1832
- Town: Augusta, Portland
- County: Cumberland, Kennebec
- State: ME
- Media: ink on paper
- Collection: Pierce family collection
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
- Northeast boundary of the United States
- Bridge, Horatio, 1806-1893--Correspondence
- Maine--Politics and government
- Pierce, George W. (George Washington)--Correspondence
- Bowdoin College. Class of 1825
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