Simon Greenleaf correspondence with James Henry Elliot
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Call Number: MS Ch. M.3.2, pt. 2
Scope and Contents
This collection contains forty letters written by Simon Greenleaf to James Henry Elliot from 1830-1837 concerning the 1830-1838 importance of missionary work and maintaining Episcopalian traditions. Other letters provide advice on how Eliot should prepare for the clergy and where he should do his missionary work.
- Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1893
- Chamberlain, Mellen (Person)
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Simon Greenleaf (1783-1853) was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts and was one of the founders of Harvard Law School. A prominent lawyer and jurist, Greenleaf made substantive contributions to Christian apologetics.
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