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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

29134-F023

Description

Memorial* of the Passamaquoddy Tribe to the Governor and Executive Council expressing regret over the removal of Peter Goulding as Agent, and requesting that he be reinstalled instead of Jonas Farnsworth. Signed by members of the tribe and attested by Deacon Sockbason.

"Mr. Goulding has always given them [the tribe] entire satisfaction and they have full confidence in his honesty and ability, and he has always dealt with them like a Father to his children"

*A petition or representation made by one or more individuals to a legislative or other body.

Exact Creation Date

7-11-1831

Language

English

Keywords

Wabanaki; Native Americans; Indians; Passamaquoddy Tribe; Correspondence

Disciplines

History | Indigenous Studies | United States History

1831-07-11  Memorial of Chief Francis Joseph Neptune of the Passamaquoddy Tribe to the Governor of Maine requesting reinstatement of Peter Goulding as Agent


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