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Hezekiah Calvin, confession, 1768

Manuscript Number: 768900.1

Date: 1768

Title: Hezekiah Calvin, confession, 1768

Author: Calvin, Hezekiah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Calvin writes that he should be allowed to leave the school, as he is unable to resist the temptation to sin.

Nathaniel Shaw, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 January 14

Manuscript Number: 768114

Date: 14 January 1768

Title: Nathaniel Shaw, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 January 14

Author: Shaw, Nathaniel Jr.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Shaw writes Wheelock to request payment for what Occom owes him.

Hezekiah Calvin, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 March

Manuscript Number: 768240.1

Date: March 1768

Title: Hezekiah Calvin, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 March

Author: Calvin, Hezekiah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Calvin confesses to a troubled mind and to regret at having considered marrying at too young an age. He asks permission to go home.

Mary Secutor, confession, 1768 March 11

Manuscript Number: 768211.2

Date: 11 March 1768

Title: Mary Secutor, confession, 1768 March 11

Author: Secutor, Mary

Abstract: Secutor confesses to drunkeness and rude conduct at a tavern.

Hannah Nonesuch, confession, 1768 March 11

Manuscript Number: 768211.1

Date: 11 March 1768

Title: Hannah Nonesuch, confession, 1768 March 11

Author: Nonesuch, Hannah

Abstract: Nonesuch confesses to drinking and rude conduct at a tavern.

David Crosby, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 March 12

Manuscript Number: 768212.1

Date: 12 March 1768

Title: David Crosby, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 March 12

Author: Crosby, David

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Crosby writes asking to be admitted to the school and expressing his desire to be useful.

Eleazar Wheelock, draft of will, 1768 April 14

Manuscript Number: 768264

Date: 14 April 1768

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, draft of will, 1768 April 14

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: A draft of Wheelock’s will.

Jeremiah Halsey, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 April 25

Manuscript Number: 768275.2

Date: 25 April 1768

Title: Jeremiah Halsey, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 April 25

Author: Halsey, Jeremiah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Halsey writes that he has seen a document in which Whitaker vastly overestimates the number of Indians in America, and that people unfriendly to the design will take advantage of the opportunity to ridicule the school.

Hezekiah Calvin, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 May 5

Manuscript Number: 768305

Date: 5 May 1768

Title: Hezekiah Calvin, letter to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 May 5

Author: Calvin, Hezekiah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: A troubled Calvin writes to ask permission to leave school and go home.

Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 May 27

Manuscript Number: 768327

Date: 27 May 1768

Title: Sarah Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 May 27

Author: Simon, Sarah

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Simon writes that she is ill and unable to work. She suggests that some time on the sea would help, and asks Wheelock's advice.

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