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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

29134-F036

Description

Two petitions from the Penobscot Tribe against the illegal sale of their land without the tribe's understanding or consent, and deceptive practices of Thomas Bartlett and Mr. Lovejoy.

Letter from Agent Mark Trafton to Governor Samuel Smith regarding the two petitions.

See also 29134-F035 and 29134-F037 for related correspondence.

Exact Creation Date

6-18-1833

Language

English

Location

Penobscot County

Keywords

Wabanaki; Native Americans; Land; Indians; Penobscot Nation

Disciplines

History | Indigenous Studies | United States History

1833-06-18  Two petitions from the Penobscot Tribe against the illegal sale of their land


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