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Elisha Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 April 13

Manuscript Number: 767263.1

Date: 13 April 1767

Title: Elisha Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 April 13

Author: Frisbie, Elisha

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Frisbie writes to request that his son be admitted to Wheelock's school.

Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 May 3

Manuscript Number: 767303

Date: 3 May 1767

Title: Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 May 3

Author: Frisbie, Levi

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Frisbie writes to express gratitude for Wheelock's favors, his wish to do honor to the school, and his hopes to become useful as a missionary despite lacking "the grace of God" in his heart.

Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 June 12

Manuscript Number: 767362.2

Date: 12 June 1767

Title: Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 June 12

Author: Frisbie, Levi

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Frisbie writes that his poor health prevents him from doing the work for which Wheelock educated him.

David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 November 11

Manuscript Number: 767611.1

Date: 11 November 1767

Title: David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 November 11

Author: McClure, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: McClure writes that he and the other Moor's students are doing well at college.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter to Johnson, McClure, Avery, Mather, Frisbie, 1767 December 11

Manuscript Number: 767661.1

Date: 11 December 1767

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter to Johnson, McClure, Avery, Mather, Frisbie, 1767 December 11

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipients: Johnson, Samuel; McClure, David; Avery, David; Mather, Allyn; Frisbie, Levi

Abstract: Wheelock writes to his former students, now at Yale College, urging them to study Indian languages to prepare themselves for missionary work.

Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 April 23

Manuscript Number: 768273.1

Date: 23 April 1768

Title: Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 April 23

Author: Frisbie, Levi

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Frisbie writes that he considers himself unfit for missionary work.

Poem, written by Levi Frisbie, in praise of Wheelock and the Grand Design, 1768 May 15

Manuscript Number: 768315.1

Date: 15 May 1768

Title: Poem, written by Levi Frisbie, in praise of Wheelock and the Grand Design, 1768 May 15

Author: Frisbie, Levi

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Long verse in couplets praises Wheelock and his plan to christianize the Indians.

David Avery, letter, to David McClure, 1768 August 14

Manuscript Number: 768464.3

Date: 14 August 1768

Title: David Avery, letter, to David McClure, 1768 August 14

Author: Avery, David

Recipient: McClure, David

Abstract: Avery writes a collegial letter, over a few days and in segments, about the people and conditions at his mission. He notes that he will travel to Canajoharie to recruit an interpreter, and then writes from there as well.

Thomas Huntington, journal, 1769 June

Manuscript Number: 769390.1

Date: June 1769

Title: Thomas Huntington, journal, 1769 June

Author: Huntington, Thomas

Abstract: Huntington details his visit to Mr. Kirtland’s school, recounting the success of the mission to the Oneidas, and the barriers to further missions.

Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 December

Manuscript Number: 769690

Date: December 1769

Title: Levi Frisbie, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 December

Author: Frisbie, Levi

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Frisbie requests to be allowed to leave his mission and return to college.

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