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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1397

Massachusetts sermons

Miscellaneous sermons delivered in Massachusetts.


  • 1670-1851 and undated

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English, with one in German.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


1 linear feet (2 boxes)

Sermons, most delivered in Cambridge and other Massachusetts towns, by various preachers. Mostly autograph manuscript sermons, but also abstracts and photostats of sermons. Many of the items include manuscript biographical notes concerning the author of the sermon, probably written by the collector.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from various sources at various times.

Digitization Funding

Collections and items have been digitized with the generous support of The Polonsky Foundation.

Processing Information

Reformatted by: Bonnie B. Salt, 2015
Link to catalog
Massachusetts sermons, 1670-1851: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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