John Sawyer letter to Rev. William Jenks, 1810

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John Sawyer writes about his meetings with chiefs from the Penobscot Indian tribe and General Blake, regarding training in agricultural methods and living more like the European settlers.

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  • Title: John Sawyer letter to Rev. William Jenks, 1810
  • Creator: Sawyer, John
  • Creation Date: 1810-11-30
  • Subject Date: 1810-11-30
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Paper
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 17 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-5824 Misc Box 146/5
  • Collection: Frank T. Siebert collection of American Indian and American frontier materials
  • Object Type: Text

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