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Pere Pole was a Native American living in and around the Pejepscot Purchase land claim. In this paper he gives information about the area, specifically names for the Androscoggin River.
About This Item
- Title: Pere Pole deposition, 1792
- Creator: Pole, Pere
- Creation Date: 1792-05-19
- Subject Date: 1792-05-19
- Town: Sandy River
- County: Somerset
- State: ME
- Media: Paper and ink
- Dimensions: 16 cm x 21 cm
- Local Code: Coll. S-5829, Misc. Box 147/5
- Object Type: Text and Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Abenaki Tribe
- Androscoggin River (N.H. and Me.)--History
- Indians of North America--Maine-Abenaki
- Pejepscot Proprietors
- Pejepscot Purchase Co.
- Early contact & settlement
- Merrymeeting Bay
- Moses Harding
- Moses Harling
- Native American geographic names
- Native Americans
- Personal writing
- Ten Mile Falls
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