Skip to main content
COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 558

Silsbee, William, 1813-1890. Theological Common Place Book, 1832.

Handwritten index on theological subjects, such as idealism, realism, faith, and miracles, compiled by Unitarian miniser William Silsbee in 1832.

Dates

  • 1832.

Access

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Extent

1 Volumes

The volume is a handwritten index to a number of theological subjects, such as idealism, realism, faith, and miracles.

Biographical / Historical

The Rev. William Silsbee was born in Salem, Massachusetts, May 17, 1813. He received the AB degree from Harvard in 1832 and graduated from Harvard Divinity School in 1836. He was ordained a Unitarian minister in Walpole, New Hampshire, in 1840, served at churches in Northampton, Massachusetts, and Melrose, Massachusetts, and was pastor of a church in Trenton, New York, from 1867 to 1887.
Title
Silsbee, William, 1813-1890. Theological Common Place Book, 1832: A Finding Aid.
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00558

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.

Contact:
45 Francis Avenue
Cambridge MA 02138-1911 USA
(617) 384-7904
617-496-4111 (Fax)