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Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to Thomas Foxcroft, 1761 June 18

Manuscript Number761368.1

Date18 June 1761

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AbstractWheelock writes of the mission of Occom and Fowler, and mentions the danger from Separatists who are preaching among the Indians.

John Smith and Moses Peck, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1764 December 22

Manuscript Number764672

Date22 December 1764

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AbstractSmith and Peck write regarding the prospective trip to Great Britain.

James Kirkup, letter, to Thomas Ludlow, 1766 October 20

Manuscript Number766570.2

Date20 October 1766

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AbstractKirkup suggests that Whitaker and Occom come to his parish, and offers to notify neighboring ministers in the event that they do.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to William McCullock, 1769 June 9

Manuscript Number769359

Date9 June 1769

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AbstractWheelock expresses his gratitude for a gift of books, and relates the progress of various missionary enterprises in the face of drunkeness and outside influences.

Eleazar Wheelock, letter, to John Thornton, 1770 January 8

Manuscript Number770108.1

Date8 January 1770

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AbstractWheelock writes to deny reports of his having neglected Kirtland. He mentions Thornton's kindness to Occom and the fact that John Wheatley has been drawn upon for 40 pounds towards Occom's support.

Samson Occom, journal, 1774 July 8 to August 14

Manuscript Number774408.2

Date8 July to 14 August 1774

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AbstractOccom documents his and David Fowler's travels from Mohegan to Indian communities in Connecticut, Western Massachusetts and New York. The death of William Johnson, and the battles between the Shawnees and the Virginians are mentioned.

Samson Occom, journal, 1774 December 19 to 1775 February 9

Manuscript Number774672.3

Date21 December 1774 to 9 February 1775

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AbstractOccom's journal describes his travels as an itinerant preacher during the period from December 19, 1774, to February 9, 1775.

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