Peabody, Ephraim, 1807-1856. Autograph Book, 1662-1849.
The eighteenth century materials in this collection consist of sermons written by John Williams in 1727; the Rev. David Hall (1704-1789; Harvard AB, 1724) of Sutton, Massachusetts in1730; and Samuel Dunbar in 1778. The collection also includes fragments of four sermons and religious notes attributed to Rev. Stephen Williams (1693-1782; Harvard AB 1713) of Longmeadow, Massachusetts, in 1721, and a document with two 1798 letters between Rev. Samuel Foxcroft (1735-1807; Harvard AB 1754) of New Gloucester, Maine and Rev. Eli Forbes (1726-1804); Harvard AB 1751) of Gloucester, Massachusetts, concerning the printing of a religious book. There is also a sermon from 1662 by an unknown author.
Biographical / Historical
- Series I. Collection information
- Series II. Letters
- Series III. Miscellaneous autographs
- Series IV. Miscellaneous
- Peabody, Ephraim, 1807-1856. Autograph Book, 1662-1849: A Finding Aid.
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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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