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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

29134-F007

Description

Petition of Joseph Butterfield regarding fish weirs in the Penobscot River depleting the salmon catch of tribes. Statement also made by Paul Dudley and Eben Webster.

Exact Creation Date

1-8-1822

Language

English

Location

Penobscot County; Old Town

Other Location

Sunkhaze

Keywords

Wabanaki; Native Americans; Fishing; Salmon; Weirs; Petitions

Disciplines

History | Indian and Aboriginal Law | Indigenous Studies | United States History

1822-01-08   Petition of Joseph Butterfield regarding fish weirs in the Penobscot River depleting the salmon catch of tribes


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