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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 91

Davis, Hasbrouck, 1827-1870. Sermons, 1849-1854.

Two volumes of manuscript sermons from Hasbrouck Davis's years as a Unitarian minister in Watertown, Mass.

Dates

  • 1849-1854.

Extent

1 boxes

Two volumes of manuscript sermons from Davis's years as a Unitarian minister in Watertown, Mass.

Biographical / Historical

Hasbrouck Davis (1827-1870) was born in Worcester, Massachusetts. He attended Williams College in 1845, and afterward studied in Germany. Davis was pastor of the Unitarian church in Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1849. He continued his studies and pursued a degree in law and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1854 and left for Chicago, Illinois , in 1855. Davis entered military service in 1862 as lieutenant colonel of the 11th Illinois Cavalry and left the service as brigadier general. Upon returning to Chicago in 1867, Davis was elected city attorney and served until 1869.
Title
Davis, Hasbrouck, 1827-1870. Sermons: A Finding Aid.
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00091

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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