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Samson Occom, Journal, 1786 June 26

Manuscript Number786376

Date26 June 1786

Author

AbstractOccom details his travels during the second half of 1786. As Occom notes, he spends a great deal of time among the Dutch.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 April 6

Manuscript Number787256

Date6 April 1787

Author

AbstractOccom details his travels as an itinerant preacher through Long Island, Southern New England and Eastern New York.

New Stockbridge Indians, letter, to Samson Occom, 1787 August 29

Manuscript Number787479

Date29 August 1787

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Recipient

AbstractThe New Stockbridge Indians testify to their faith in the Christian religion and request that Occom become their pastor.

State of New York, resolution, 1791 February 24

Manuscript Number791174

Date24 February 1791

Author

AbstractThe NY State Assembly and Senate grant Occom 15 pounds to pay his expenses in attending the legislature on behalf of the Brothertown and New Stockbridge Indians. Also, Samson Occom’s receipt for the sum.

Samuel Kirkland, letter, to Peter Thacher, 1794 March 13

Manuscript Number794213

Date13 March 1794

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Recipient

AbstractKirkland writes to Thacher about his return from Boston to the mission at Oneida, his plans for building the Hamilton Oneida Academy, the formation of an Association of clergymen in the vicinity, and a letter of complaint against him sent to the Board by a group of Indians.

Samson Occom, journal, 1785 October 4 to 1786 December 4

Manuscript Number785554

Date4 October 1785 to 4 December 1786

Author

AbstractOccom describes the events of the period between October 4, 1785, and December 4, 1786; they include an Indian wedding, the naming of Brothertown and other Brothertown business.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 September 20 to December 5

Manuscript Number787520.1

DateSeptember 20 to December 5, 1787

Author

AbstractOccom describes his activities as an intinerant preacher and community leader in the fall and early winter of 1787.

Samson Occom, journal, 1787 December 10 to 1788 August 10

Manuscript Number787660.1

Date10 December 1787 to 10 August 1788

Author

AbstractOccom details his activities as an intinerant preacher and tribal leader as he travels throughout Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Samson Occom, journal, 1789 May 11 to 1790 January 10

Manuscript Number789311

Date11 May 1789 to 10 January 1790

Author

AbstractOccom details his travels through New York and New England, from May 11, 1789, to January 10, 1790.

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