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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 488

Cushing, Jacob. Sermons, 1764-1798.

Sermons of minister Jacob Cushing. The sermons span 1764-1798.

Dates

  • 1764-1798.

Access

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Extent

1 boxes

This collection consists of the sermons of Jacob Cushing, arranged chronologically.

Biographical / Historical

Jacob Cushing (1730-1809) was born in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard College in 1748, where he received a Benjamin Browne Scholarship and served as Scholar of the House. He was ordained at Waltham, Massachusetts, in 1752. He was a moderator of the Cambridge Association and during the Revolutionary War served as Scribe of the State Convention of the Clergy, giving the convention sermon in 1789.
Title
Cushing, Jacob, 1730-1809. Sermons, 1764-1798: A Finding Aid.
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00488

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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