Deposition reagarding the charcter of Pere Pole, 1792

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Deposition given to the Pejepscot Company by William Hiscock, Eliab Eaton and William Read regarding Pere Pole's character. Pere Pole, a local Native American, provided descriptions of local rivers within the Pejepscot Land Grant as part of a court case brought against the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

The Pejepscot Company was also known as the Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick or the Pejepscot Proprietors.

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  • Title: Deposition reagarding the charcter of Pere Pole, 1792
  • Creator: Starling, Moses
  • Creation Date: 1792-05-19
  • Subject Date: 1792-05-19
  • County: Androscoggin, Sagadahoc
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 19 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 61, Box 5 v7 fl 16
  • Collection: Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick Pejepscot Proprietors papers
  • Object Type: Text

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