COL. PETER H. PEIRCE (1788 - 1861). A Plymouth County Life.
by DeCas, George C
Condition: Fine/No dust jacket present
Middleborough Historical Association:, 2001. 333 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "Peter H. Peirce (1788 - 1861), with the assistance of his older brother Levi, established and/or operated a number of businesses in Middleboro. Peter was a successful manufacturer of shovels and nails, and at times cooperated with Oliver Ames of Eaton. He served two terms as State Senator (1822- 24), a Democrat. This book will document the accumulation of the Peirce wealth, the settlement of a New England village- the Four Corners Village, a part of Middleboro, Massachusetts, early political conflicts in Plymouth county, and more." FINE HARDCOVER, signed by the author.. Signed by Author. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Fine/No dust jacket present. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Keywords: Coloenl Peter J. Peirce, Massachusetts, Massachusetts History, Middleborough Historical Association, Middleboro Massachusetts, Peirce Family, New Engalnd Villages, New England History, Massachusetts Town History
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