Shepard Cary papers, 1829-1857.


Cary, Shepard, 1805-1866. Shepard Cary papers, 1829-1857.

Shepard Cary papers, 1829-1857.

Chiefly correspondence with Bion Bradbury, Anson Gancello Chandler, John Hodgdon, Gorham Parks, Timothy Pilsbury, Edward G. Rawson, Collin Whitaker, and others, about political affairs, but also some regarding lumbering and other matters.

.25 linear ft. (126 items)

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Parks, Gorham, 1794-1877 (person)

Cary, Shepard, 1805-1866 (person)

U.S. representative and businessman from Maine; b. in New Salem, Mass.; moved with parents to Houlton, Me., 1822 where engaged in extensive lumber operations and also in agricultural and mercantile pursuits; state legislator (1832-1853, 1862); elected as Democrat to 28th Congress in 1844 and served until 3 Mar. 1845; candidate of Liberty Party for Governor in 1854. From the description of Shepard Cary papers, 1829-1857. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 79461837...

Pilsbury, Timothy (person)

Hodgdon, John (person)

Chandler, Anson Gancello (person)

Whitaker, Collin (person)

Rawson, Edward G. (person)

Bradbury, Bion, 1811-1887 (person)