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David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1766 August 5

Manuscript Number766454

Date4 August 1766

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AbstractMcClure writes from his mission about his arrival, the work of the school, the condition of the pupils, and the kindness of people. He notes the difficulties in not knowing the language.

David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 November 11

Manuscript Number767611.1

Date11 November 1767

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AbstractMcClure writes that he and the other Moor's students are doing well at college.

David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1767 December 17

Manuscript Number767667.3

Date17 December 1767

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AbstractMcClure writes of his progress at Yale, and his desire to go on a mission and serve the design.

David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1770 May 21

Manuscript Number770321

Date25 May 1770

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AbstractMcClure writes that he has spoken to Occom, who is reluctant to write the Trust in England regarding the school, which Occom believes is now teaching more English than Indians. He also mentions that Whitaker is disliked in England.

David McClure and Levi Frisbie, letter, to Samson Occom, 1772 May 28

Manuscript Number772328

Date28 May 1772

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AbstractMcClure and Frisbie write to suggest that Occom join them on the mission soon to be undertaken near the Ohio.

David McClure, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1772 June 30

Manuscript Number772380

Date30 June 1772

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AbstractMcClure writes that he has asked Occom to join the mission, but that Occom states he is in ill health, has too many debts, and that he has been neglected since his return from Great Britain. McClure urges Wheelock to be generous with Occom.