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Capital of Maine in 1822.....

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November 16, 1822

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 16, 1822.
* Capital of Maine location ?
* Early 19th century periodical

A front page report under Capital of Maine says: A committee of the Legislature of Maine...have recently visited Portland, Brunswick and Hallowell, for the purpose of designating a central and suitable place for the permanent seat of government. Other news of the day includes: "Late Sickness in New York" "Our Next President" and more. Several ads as well. Has stray writing above the masthead, some foxing spots, areas of lite foxing.

Category: Pre-Civil War