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Historical Note

Allen B. Pierce was master at one point. The home port was Bangor, Maine, and she carried cargo from various ports on the East Coast to ports in Cuba, the West Indies, and Europe. The cargo included spruce boards, cedar shingles, shooks, cast iron, flour, coffee, sugar, molasses and logwood.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Allen B. Pierce Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0408

The collection contains papers reflecting Allen Pierce's service as master on various vessels, 1850-1881. A small group of personal papers is also included.

Dates: 1848-1884