Lot 2107Hawaii, 1846-1854, Reverend Dwight Baldwin in Lahaina, Maui, group of 5 letters and covers to Rev. Baldwin in Lahaina, Maui including 1846 (Jul. 7) from Capt. J.A. Bailey Jr. endorsed received per Ship Canada Apr. 4th 1847; 1848 (Jun. 22) Auburn N.Y. from Mary Oliphant received July 1849, etc., F.-V.F.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Dwight Baldwin (1798-1886) was an American Christian missionary and physician on Maui, one of the Hawaiian Islands, during the Kingdom of Hawaii. One of his sons, Henry Perrine Baldwin (1842-1911) married Emily Whitney Alexander in 1869 and co-founded with Samuel Thomas Alexander the partnership of Alexander & Baldwin, one of the "Big Five" corporations that dominated Hawaii's economy in the early 20th century.