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Query:  Year: 1775  
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Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Joseph Johnson, 1775 January 23

Manuscript Number: 775123.1

Date: 23 January 1775

Title: Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Joseph Johnson, 1775 January 23

Author: Wheelock, Eleazar

Recipient: Johnson, Joseph

Abstract: Wheelock writes that the London Fund is exhausted, but that he has plans laid to provide for Johnson. Wheelock is pleased that Johnson is going to New York and notes that the new boys from St. Francis speak the same language as Johnson’s Indians.

Joseph Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1775 February 14

Manuscript Number: 775164

Date: 14 February 1775

Title: Joseph Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1775 February 14

Author: Johnson, Joseph

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson asks Wheelock to recommend him to John Rodgers so that the latter can petition for donations on Johnson’s behalf.

Joseph Johnson, letter, to John Rodgers, 1775 February 15

Manuscript Number: 775165

Date: 15 February 1775

Title: Joseph Johnson, letter, to John Rodgers, 1775 February 15

Author: Johnson, Joseph

Recipient: Rodgers

Abstract: Johnson writes of his intention to move with several tribes to lands granted by the Oneidas, and that he has been in touch with Wheelock regarding a recommendation.

Jacob Fowler, letter, to Samson Occom, 1775 March 14

Manuscript Number: 774214

Date: 14 March 1775

Title: Jacob Fowler, letter, to Samson Occom, 1775 March 14

Author: Fowler, Jacob

Recipient: Occom, Samson

Abstract: Fowler writes that he can offer Occom no financial assistance, that he has been licensed to preach, and that 16 new members were recently counted in church.

Samson Occom, letter, to Joseph Johnson, 1775 April 14

Manuscript Number: 775264

Date: 14 April 1775

Title: Samson Occom, letter, to Joseph Johnson, 1775 April 14

Author: Occom, Samson

Recipient: Johnson, Joseph

Abstract: Occom writes to express regret that so few Indians are going to Oneida, and that Johnson should, above all, keep peace among the Indians there. Occom also writes that his daughter Olive has married.

John Sauk, letter, to unknown, 1775 July 10

Manuscript Number: 775410

Date: 10 July 1775

Title: John Sauk, letter, to unknown, 1775 July 10

Author: Sauk, John

Recipient: Unknown

Abstract: John Sauk, a former Moor's student, writes in an Indian language, likely Mohawk.

Abraham Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1775 August 13

Manuscript Number: 775463

Date: 13 August 1775

Title: Abraham Simon, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1775 August 13

Author: Simon, Abraham

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Simon writes to Wheelock expressing his gratitude and telling of his experiences as a soldier working in a field hospital in Roxbury, Massachusetts.

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