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Daniel Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1778 December 7

Manuscript Number: 778657

Date: 7 December 1778

Title: Daniel Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1778 December 7

Author: Simon, Daniel

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Simon has been keeping school at Stockbridge, but is now uncertain as to whether he will continue there.

Samson Occom, journal, 1785 December 15 to 1786 January 22

Manuscript Number: 785665

Date: 15 December 1785

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1785 December 15 to 1786 January 22

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his travels throughout Connecticut, New York, Vermont, and Massachusetts as he preaches among Native, Dutch, and African-American communities.

Samson Occom, Journal, 1786 June 26

Manuscript Number: 786376

Date: 26 June 1786

Title: Samson Occom, Journal, 1786 June 26

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his travels during the second half of 1786. As Occom notes, he spends a great deal of time among the Dutch.

John Sergeant, letter, to Peter Thacher, 1788 May 19

Manuscript Number: 788319

Date: 19 May 1788

Title: John Sergeant, letter, to Peter Thacher, 1788 May 19

Author: Sergeant, Jr., John

Recipient: Thacher, Peter

Abstract: Sergeant writes of a division within the Stockbridge Tribe regarding his position as minister, as opposed to Occom's. He reports that Occom has been resorting to unkind means to support his own position.

Samson Occom, journal, 1785 October 4 to 1786 December 4

Manuscript Number: 785554

Date: 4 October 1785 to 4 December 1786

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1785 October 4 to 1786 December 4

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom describes the events of the period between October 4, 1785, and December 4, 1786; they include an Indian wedding, the naming of Brothertown and other Brothertown business.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 December 10 to 1788 August 10

Manuscript Number: 787660.1

Date: 10 December 1787 to 10 August 1788

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1787 December 10 to 1788 August 10

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his activities as an intinerant preacher and tribal leader as he travels throughout Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 September 20 to December 5

Manuscript Number: 787520.1

Date: September 20 to December 5, 1787

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1787 September 20 to December 5

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom describes his activities as an intinerant preacher and community leader in the fall and early winter of 1787.

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