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Business and personal letters written to Charles Allen between 1867 and 1911 by friends, business associates, political and labor figures and those interested in local history. Allen was born in Sanford, Maine, Oct. 26, 1839. Allen worked as a printer and compositor for the Morning Star, a newspaper in Dover, N.H., the Eastern Argus in Portland, Maine, and the Boston Journal before being employed as a proofreader and compositor at the Riverside Press in Cambridge, Mass.
Social Movements and Services, Government and Law
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Dates of Collection
1852-1982, bulk 1867-1911
SpC MS 0008
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Allen (Charles Edwin) Papers, 1852-1982" (2016). Finding Aids. Number 279.