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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

29134-F019

Description

Correspondence from Reuben and Allen Haines to Agent Samuel Hussey describing cultivation of tribal land. They convey the Penobscot Tribe's terms of sale of the land in the two lower townships together at $1.25 per acre, and the refusal to sell timber alone at any price, or the Mattawamkeag township.

Exact Creation Date

6-19-1830

Language

English

Location

Penobscot County; Mattawamkeag; Old Town

Keywords

Wabanaki; Native Americans; Land; Indians; Penobscot Nation; Farming

Disciplines

History | Indigenous Studies | United States History

1830-06-19  Letter from Reuben and Allen Haines to Samuel Hussey conveying Penobscot Tribe's terms for sale of land and timber


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