Authors

Nehemiah Abbott

Date Digital

09/19/2014

Language

English

Repository

Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives

Files

Download

Download Full Text (350 KB)

Identifier

ME4-A

Description

The Mayor of Belfast forwarded a box of goods that had been stolen from Portland on the night of the fire. Unfortunately, the letter he refers to in which he first wrote about the theft is not part of this collection.

Publication Date

7-18-1866

Keywords

Great Fire -- Portland (Me.) – 1866, Fires – Maine – Portland, Disaster relief – Maine – Portland

Comments

Belfast July 18 – 1866

Dear Sir

I herewith forward the box of goods stolen at Portland on the night of your great fire, which I wrote you about, some days since.

Respectfully yours

N. Abbott

Mayor of Belfast

To the Mayor

Of Portland

Me

[in pencil] Opened by one of the Com. The box of goods is at Market Hall

Letter from the Mayor of Belfast to the Mayor of Portland

Share

COinS
 

Rights Statement

Rights Statement

No Copyright - United States. URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information.