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Ephraim Flint Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1304-sc

Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence of Ephraim Flint from 1839 to 1867, with most of the letters dating from 1847 to 1853. The letters mostly concern political appointments sought by Flint and others along with some letters involving his law practice. The collection also contains deeds, legal papers, notes and receipts dating from 1850 to 1867.

Dates

  • 1839-1867

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Ephraim Flint was a lawyer from Dover, Maine. He was born in Baldwin, Maine on March 10, 1819, and graduated from Norwich University in 1841. He studied law in Portland and at Harvard Law School and served as the Maine Secretary of State from 1864 to 1867. Ephraim Flint died in Dover on June 17, 1894.

Extent

2 Folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection includes correspondence of Ephraim Flint from 1839 to 1867, with most of the letters dating from 1847 to 1853. The letters mostly concern political appointments sought by Flint and others along with some letters involving his law practice. The collection also contains deeds, legal papers, notes and receipts dating from 1850 to 1867.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Collectible Paper, Hertford, N.C. in October 2001.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Ephraim Flint Papers
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686