Lines on the death of Ebenezer Ball, who was executed at Castine, Oct. 31, 1811, for the murder of John Tileston Downs [i.e., Downes].
[Buckstown, ME]: [A.H. Holland], [1812.]. Sheet size: 17 ¾ x 9.” Woodcut dimensions: 2 ½ x 3 ½.”. This is a rare broadside by a remarkably talented 19th century Maine clergyman. Jonathan Fisher (1768-1847) served as the pastor of the Blue Hill Congregational Church in Maine for 41 years..... More