List of books taken by David Fowler into Mohawk Country, 1768


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[note (type: abstract): A list of religious and instructional texts brought by David Fowler on his mission.][note (type: handwriting): Informal handwriting is occasionally difficult to decipher. It is uncertain whose hand it is.][note (type: paper): Small single sheet is in good condition, with light creasing, staining and wear.][note (type: ink): Black-brown.][note (type: noteworthy): An editor, likely 19th-century, has added the note “Book Fowler” to one verso. This note has not been included in the transcription.]
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Books that David Fowler[pers0155.ocp] Carried into the Mohawk [Count.y | Country]Count.yCountry[place0142.ocp] from the [Libery | library]Liberylibrary to [deſtribute | distribute]deſtributedistribute among the Boys that are keeping School there, [& | and]&and for [himſelf | himself]himſelfhimself
  • 20 New Spelling Book, [Auther | author]Autherauthor Gileles [illegible: [guess (h-dawnd): K]K]er —
  • 10 Smaller [Intitleed | entitled]Intitleedentitled the [Britiſh | British]BritiſhBritish [Inſtruc^[above] r^r | instructor]Inſtruc^[above] r^rinstructor
  • 2 ^[above] first Set^first Set [ſmall | small]ſmallsmall [Cataciſms | catechisms]Cataciſmscatechisms. by John Watts[pers0683.ocp]
  • 2 Second Set — [illegible][guess (h-dawnd): I]I.[illegible] — by John Watts[pers0683.ocp]
  • 1 Book, [illegible][guess (h-dawnd): I]I. Divine Breathing. by John Beart. A.[pers0673.ocp]
  • 1 Book [Cong | containing]Congcontaining of twenty five [Diſcourſes | discourses]Diſcourſesdiscourses [ſutable | suitable]ſutablesuitable to the Lords Supper — by John Owen[pers0678.ocp]
  • 1 [School Maſters | Schoolmaster's]School MaſtersSchoolmaster's [Aſsiſtant | Assistant]AſsiſtantAssistant
[note (type: editorial): Non-contemporary, not transcribed.]
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pers0155.ocp David Fowler mentioned Fowler, David
pers0683.ocp John Watts mentioned Watts, John
pers0683.ocp John Watts mentioned Watts, John
pers0673.ocp John Beart. A. mentioned Beart, John
pers0678.ocp John Owen mentioned Owen, John

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place0142.ocp Mohawk Count. y Country Mohawk Country

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