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Dr. Abel Baldwin

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Title: Dr. Abel Baldwin.
Type of Resource: still image
Issuance: single unit
Physical Form: 2.75 x 3.5 in. black and white photograph
Identifier: fgcu_tr_0101 (IID)
Note(s): Dr. Abel Seymour Baldwin was a Florida state legislator representing Duval County and the president of the Florida, Atlantic and Gulf Central Railroad from 1851 to 1857. He procured the charter for the "Central" and he was the primary figure involved in raising funds for the railroad, which was made easier after Baldwin was appointed to the Internal Improvement Fund.
Subject(s): Baldwin, Abel Seymour, c.1811-1898
Florida, Atlantic and Gulf Central Railroad
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