James F. Baldwin on trip to Washington, 1813

Contributed by Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society

James F. Baldwin on trip to Washington, 1813

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James F. Baldwin of Boston wrote to Josiah Pierce (1756-1830) of Baldwin about a trip to Washington, D.C.

Baldwin took the trip to get a bond reissued that would provide money to Pierce and his siblings. Pierce and Baldwin's father, Loammi (1744-1807), had been business partners.

While in Washington, Baldwin attended the inauguration of James Madison.

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  • Title: James F. Baldwin on trip to Washington, 1813
  • Creator: James F. Baldwin
  • Creation Date: 1813-03-20
  • Subject Date: 1813
  • Locations:
    • Boston, Suffolk County, MA
    • Baldwin, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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