Ephraim Flint Papers
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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.
- Flint, Ephraim, 1819-1894 (Person)
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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.
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Purchased from Collectible Paper, Hertford, N.C. in October 2001.
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- Secretaries of State (State governments) -- Maine Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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