Guide to the Samson Occom collection, circa 1743 - 1790Manuscript MS-1237

Collection Overview

Title:

Guide to the Samson Occom collection, circa 1743 - 1790

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1237

Collection Dates:

circa 1743 - 1790

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear feet)

Abstract:

Samson Occom, Mohegan Indian minister and missionary. Helped raise funds for Eleazar Wheelock's school which later became Dartmouth College. Journals and sermons document his life and career as a Native American Congregational minister between 1743 and 1790.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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