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Montauk Indians, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1765 March 4

Manuscript Number: 765204

Date: 4 March 1765

Title: Montauk Indians, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1765 March 4

Authors: Silas, Charles; Forhand, Hanable; Peter, John; Thomas, Abinezor; Faro, Joseph; Peter, jr., John Jr.; Seipio, Isaac; Faro, George; Fowler, James; Faro, Stephen; Faro, Richard

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: A group of Montauk Indians write to request that David Fowler be sent to them as a Schoolmaster.

Tobias Shattock, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1765 October 16

Manuscript Number: 765566.1

Date: 16 October 1765

Title: Tobias Shattock, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1765 October 16

Author: Shattock, Tobias

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Shattock writes to Wheelock about his success in obtaining permission from the Boston Commissioners to start a School in Rhode Island, and asks for his support.

Isaac Dakayenensere, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1766 October 9

Manuscript Number: 766559

Date: 9 October 1766

Title: Isaac Dakayenensere, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1766 October 9

Author: Dakayenensere, Isaac

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Dakayenensere writes to Wheelock on behalf of the Onaquagas, explaining that they now understand that his mission is separate from that of the New England Comapany, and requesting Wheelock to write to them again.

Hezekiah Calvin, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 March 3

Manuscript Number: 767203.1

Date: 3 March 1767

Title: Hezekiah Calvin, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 March 3

Author: Calvin, Hezekiah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Calvin confesses his faults and asks to be given another trial at the school.

Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 October 12

Manuscript Number: 767562.4

Date: 12 October 1767

Title: Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 October 12

Author: Simon, Sarah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Simon writes that she is glad her daughter Sarah has succeeded at Wheelock’s school, and hopes her young son does as well. She also offers to send another daughter and another son.

David Crosby, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 November 4

Manuscript Number: 767604.1

Date: 4 November 1767

Title: David Crosby, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 November 4

Author: Crosby, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Crosby writes to Wheelock about a conversation among gentlemen who suspected Wheelock of insincerity, and criticized his plan for converting Indians before “civilizing" them by means other than force.

Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 [month unknown] 16

Manuscript Number: 769900.1

Date: 16 [Month unknown] 1769

Title: Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 [month unknown] 16

Author: Simon, Sarah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Simon writes to Wheelock that she fears she is irretrievably in the grip of the Devil.

David Crosby, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 August 19

Manuscript Number: 769469

Date: 19 August 1769

Title: David Crosby, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 August 19

Author: Crosby, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Crosby writes to introduce his brother William, who wishes to enter the school.

Ralph Wheelock, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1771 October 11

Manuscript Number: 771561.1

Date: 11 October 1771

Title: Ralph Wheelock, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1771 October 11

Author: Wheelock, Rodulphus

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Ralph Wheelock updates his father on his travels and his illness. He mentions his sorrow at Maltby's death and a meeting with Occom.

Samson Occom, journal, 1785 May 1 to October 3

Manuscript Number: 785301

Date: May 1 to October 3, 1785

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1785 May 1 to October 3

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom's account of his travels as an itinerant preacher over the course of several months in 1785.

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