Collection: Samuel Farnsworth letter

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Samuel Farnsworth letter

Mss 814511
Identifier: Mss 814511


Letter from Samuel Farnsworth of Bridgton, Maine to Samuel Farnsworth, informing him that he is concerned with the expected landing of the British in Portland, sending for Benjamin Franklin (1793-1851), to return home and urges samuel to resist enlistment.


  • 1814-09-11


Language of Materials

In English.

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.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)


Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth (1793-1851), Farnsworth family of Bridgton, Maine, George Cheyne Shattuck (1783-1854), Leander Gage, Captain Hilborn, Lieutenant Perley, James Gray and A. Peabody of Boston.

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