Josiah Webster sermons, 1802 - 1819Manuscript MS-1272

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Josiah Webster sermons, 1802 - 1819

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1272

Collection Dates:

1802 - 1819

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear ft.)


Josiah Webster (1772-1837), Congregational minister in Hampton, NH. Dartmouth College Class of 1798. Consists of manuscripts of eight of his sermons.

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Use & Access

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Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The sermons of Josiah Webster contain manuscripts of eight sermons delivered between 1802 and 1819.


Josiah Webster was born on January 17, 1772, in Chester, New Hampshire. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1798, and was ordained to the ministry at Essex, Massachusetts in 1799. In 1808, Webster became Congregational minister in Hampton, New Hampshire where he founded Hampton Academy two years later. Webster died on March 27, 1837.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 1, Sermons, 1802-1819

Access Restrictions


Box: 1, Dates: 1802-1819

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Sermon: Proverbs 3, 1802-1809
  • Folder: 2, Sermon: Ezekiel XXXVI, 1803-1813
  • Folder: 3, Sermon: Genesis XXXVII, 1805-1809
  • Folder: 4, Sermon: Titus II, 1805-1809
  • Folder: 5, Sermon: Infant Baptism: Roman III, 1806-1808
  • Folder: 6, Sermon: Revelation XXI, 1807-1812
  • Folder: 7, Sermon: Ecclesiastes 12, 1809-1814
  • Folder: 8, Sermon: Ezekiel III, 1816-1819

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