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Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Samuel Johnson, 1766 December 4

Manuscript Number766654.2

Date4 December 1766

AuthorWheelock, Eleazar

RecipientJohnson, Samuel

AbstractWheelock discusses keeping religious differences among denominations secret from Indian scholars. He also refutes accusations that have been made against him.

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

Manuscript Number767661.1

Date11 December 1767

AuthorWheelock, Eleazar

RecipientsMather, Allyn; Frisbie, Levi; Avery, David; Johnson, Samuel; McClure, David

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