William Pepperrell, Kittery, 1846

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William Pepperrell, Kittery, 1846

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Sir William Pepperrell of Kittery, was a merchant, a British officer and served as a colonial governor of Massachusetts. He was Maine's most prolific and infamous slave owner.

This is a lithograph from Graham's Magazine, 1846.

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About This Item

  • Title: William Pepperrell, Kittery, 1846
  • Creation Date: 1846
  • Subject Date: circa 1740
  • Locations:
    • MA
    • ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Museum--Graphics box--People--Pepperrell
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
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