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Nathaniel Whitaker, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 February 12

Manuscript Number: 767162.1

Date: 12 February 1767

Title: Nathaniel Whitaker, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 February 12

Author: Whitaker, Nathaniel

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Whitaker writes regarding several matters, including the slanders of the New England Company, General Lyman's progress in obtaining land, the necessity of formalizing the Charity School accounts, and the disbursement of a shipment of books. He notes that Whitefield suggests sending Indian baskets to the wives of donors, and that Occom proposes Long Island as a suitable new location for an Indian school.

Robert Keen, letter, 1767 April 14

Manuscript Number: 767264.2

Date: 14 April 1767

Title: Robert Keen, letter, 1767 April 14

Author: Keen, Robert

Recipient: Whitaker, Nathaniel

Abstract: Keen writes to Whitaker regarding the funds raised in England. He includes an account of donations and a letter to Occom.

Ebenezer Gurley, confession, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1770 February 3

Manuscript Number: 770153.1

Date: 3 February 1770

Title: Ebenezer Gurley, confession, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1770 February 3

Author: Gurley, Ebenezer

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Gurley confesses that he tried to leave the school for Yale.

David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1771 June 6

Manuscript Number: 771356

Date: 6 June 1771

Title: David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1771 June 6

Author: Avery, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Avery writes about his upcoming ordination and possible mission. He relates news of Occom and David Fowler, with brief excerpts of a letter from Fowler.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 April 6

Manuscript Number: 787256

Date: 6 April 1787

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1787 April 6

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his travels as an itinerant preacher through Long Island, Southern New England and Eastern New York.

Samson Occom, Journal, 1785 December 5 to 14

Manuscript Number: 785655

Date: 5-14 December 1785

Title: Samson Occom, Journal, 1785 December 5 to 14

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his travels as an itinerant preacher.

Samson Occom, journal, 1789 May 11 to 1790 January 10

Manuscript Number: 789311

Date: 11 May 1789 to 10 January 1790

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1789 May 11 to 1790 January 10

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom details his travels through New York and New England, from May 11, 1789, to January 10, 1790.

Samson Occom, journal, 1777 September 13-26

Manuscript Number: 777513

Date: 13-26 September 1777

Title: Samson Occom, journal, 1777 September 13-26

Author: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Occom records his travels as an itinerant preacher in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts.

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