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David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1766 August 5

Manuscript Number: 766454

Date: 4 August 1766

Title: David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1766 August 5

Author: McClure, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: McClure writes from his mission about his arrival, the work of the school, the condition of the pupils, and the kindness of people. He notes the difficulties in not knowing the language.

David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 10

Manuscript Number: 768560.1

Date: 10 October 1768

Title: David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 10

Author: Avery, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Avery writes from the congress at Fort Stanwix. He reports that Sir William Johnson may not be as friendly to the design as he appears, that the Indians are in danger of selling their lands for trinkets and blankets, and that efforts are being made to get them to prize their lands more dearly.

Samson Occom, journal, 1774 December 19 to 1775 February 9

Manuscript Number: 774672.3

Date: 21 December 1774 to 9 February 1775

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1774 December 19 to 1775 February 9

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom's journal describes his travels as an itinerant preacher during the period from December 19, 1774, to February 9, 1775.

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