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Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Nathaniel Whitaker, 1767 September 2

Manuscript Number767502.1

Date2 September 1767

AuthorWheelock, Eleazar

RecipientWhitaker, Nathaniel

AbstractWheelock writes that he is attempting to get a copy of the letter sent to England by the New England Company, and updates Whitkater on the progress of various missions.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 February 24

Manuscript Number772174.1

Date24 February 1772

AuthorWheelock, Eleazar

RecipientOccom, Samson

AbstractIn response to Occom's query/admonition, Wheelock asserts that the first and most important purpose of the college is Indian education.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to John Thornton, 1772 May 23

Manuscript Number772323

Date23 May 1772

AuthorWheelock, Eleazar

RecipientThornton, John

AbstractWheelock writes to Thornton regarding several matters, including Thornton's warnings about Wheelock’s son Ralph, and Thornton's offer to pay Wheelock’s debt. He gives news of Occom and other potential missionaries.

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