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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 746

Boies, Charles Alfred. 1838-1863. Notebook, 1862.

Collection consists of one notebook which contains lecture notes transcribed by Boies on a course entitled “Existence of God” given by Edwards Amasa Park at Andover Theological Seminary, 1862.

Dates

  • 1862

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Extent

1 boxes

Collection consists of one notebook which contains lecture notes transcribed by Boies on a course entitled “Existence of God” given by Edwards Amasa Park at Andover Theological Seminary,1862.

Biographical / Historical

Boies, Charles Alfred, a Congregational minister, was born in Boston, in June, 1838. For a year after the close of his college course at Yale (1860), he was an instructor in Florida. In the fall of 1861 he entered the seminary at Princeton University, where he remained through the winter and then went to Keene, N. H. He at once began to preach in the neighboring town of Roxbury, taking also an active part in the Sunday-schools of that neighborhood. In September, 1862, he entered the seminary at Andover Theological Seminary, and remained there until January, when his health gave way. He died at Keene,May 14, 1863. See Obituary Record of Yale College, 1863.

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Title
Boies, Charles Alfred. 1838-1863. Notebook, 1862: A Finding Aid.
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00746

Repository Details

Part of the Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School Repository

Special Collections at Andover-Harvard Theological Library preserves and makes accessible primary source materials documenting the history of religion and theology, with particular historical emphasis on American liberal religious traditions. Though the historical strengths of the collections have been in the field of Christianity, other religious traditions are increasingly reflected, in step with Harvard Divinity School's evolving focus on global religious studies.

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