George W. Ingersoll Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of a lawyer, businessman, and Collector of the Port of Bangor, Maine. Included are letters, bills, receipts, and agreements, mostly pertaining to logging in Maine. Also included are typed transcripts of many of the bills and letters. Also included is a copy of the pamphlet A tribute to the dead: Robert Ingersoll's matchless eulogy of Roscoe Conkling. Also included is An Act to incorporate the Bangor Boom Company (approved March 22, 1843)
- Majority of material found within ( 1835-1856)
- Ingersoll, George W., 1803-1860 (Person)
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George W. Ingersoll was born in New Gloucester, Maine, in 1803. He graduated at Bowdoin College in 1830, studied law, was admitted to the Maine bar, and went into practice in Old Town, Maine, in 1832. He moved to Bangor where he continued to practice law. He was Inspector of Customs in Bangor and represented the city in the state legislature of 1854 and 1855 and was Attorney-General of the state in 1860, the year of his death.
4 Folders (circa 100 Items)
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Gift of Allen Goodwin, Palermo, Maine.
- Agreements Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Bangor Boom Company
- Bills of sale Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899
- Logging -- Maine Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Receipts (Financial records) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Typescipts Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Guide to the George W. Ingersoll Papers
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