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Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 January 22

Manuscript Number: 771122.1

Date: 22 January 1771

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 January 22

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: A copy of a letter in which Wheelock expresses his sorrow at Occom's repeated and aggravated fall from virtue. Wheelock writes that if Occom and David Fowler will settle their families among remote tribes, Wheelock will pay David as much as any schoolmaster sent by the Boston Commissioners.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 January 22

Manuscript Number: 771122

Date: 22 January 1771

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 January 22

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock expresses sorrow at Occom’s repeated and aggravated falls from virtue. He writes that if Occom and his brother-in-law David will go on a mission, Wheelock will give David as much as any schoolmaster sent by the Boston Commissioners.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 August 15

Manuscript Number: 771465

Date: 15 August 1771

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1771 August 15

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock writes a strongly worded rebuttal of Occom’s criticisms regarding Wheelock’s withdrawl from Indian education.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 February 24

Manuscript Number: 772174.1

Date: 24 February 1772

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 February 24

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: In response to Occom's query/admonition, Wheelock asserts that the first and most important purpose of the college is Indian education.

David McClure and Levi Frisbie, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 May 28

Manuscript Number: 772328

Date: 28 May 1772

Title: David McClure and Levi Frisbie, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 May 28

Authors: Frisbie, Levi; McClure, David

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: McClure and Frisbie write to suggest that Occom join them on the mission soon to be undertaken near the Ohio.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 June 16

Manuscript Number: 772366

Date: 16 June 1772

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 June 16

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock urges Occom to go on the mission to Muskingum, adding that he has no doubt John Thornton will clear Occom of debt.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 July 28

Manuscript Number: 772428.2

Date: 28 July 1772

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 July 28

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock writes that he has drawn on John Thornton for £50 to cover Occom's debts, and that he hopes Occom will go on a mission. He has heard that Jacob Fowler and Joseph Johnson have become pious, and questions whether he should send Jacob to be a schoolmaster to the Oneidas.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1773 July 21

Manuscript Number: 773421.2

Date: 21 July 1773

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1773 July 21

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock complains that Occom has misjudged and maligned Wheelock's efforts on his behalf and on behalf of the mission to Christianize Indians.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1774 February 6

Manuscript Number: 774156.2

Date: 6 February 1774

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1774 February 6

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock writes to express his thankfulness for Occom's letter, and encourages visits from Occom, Joseph Johnson, and Jacob Fowler.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1774 Febuary 6

Manuscript Number: 774156.1

Date: 6 February 1774

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1774 Febuary 6

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Wheelock writes to express his thankfulness for Occom's letter, and encourages visits from Occom, Joseph Johnson, and Jacob Fowler.

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