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1 Title:   Samuel Worcester letters to Reverend William Jenks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Worcester, Samuel, 1770-1821  
  Dates:   circa 1815  
The collection consists of three letters from Samuel Worcester, Salem, to Reverend William Jenks, Bath, Maine, in 1815. Letters regard missionaries in India, plans for a mission in Ceylon, ordination of missionaries, language and methods to use for converting Native American Indians to Christianity, Worcester's plan for Native American Indian missions, and possible missionaries to send on an exploratory trip. Also included is a signed engraving of Worcester (undated).
  Identifier:   ms697  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Ravaud Kearney Rodgers papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rodgers, Ravaud K. (Ravaud Kearney), 1796-1879  
  Dates:   1671-1879  
The collection consists of papers of Rev. Ravaud K. Rodgers dating 1671-1879. The papers include a scrapbook containing clippings documenting Rodgers' ministerial career in New Jersey as well as autographs collected by Rodgers. The collection also consists of items, mainly correspondence, collected by Rodgers including several letters relating to the Revolutionary War, documents pertaining to the Schuyler family, and "A memorial of Rev. Ravaud K. Rodgers, D. D., [Re-printed by the Society's proceedings]." Of particular interest is a letter (dated July 17, 1776) describing the celebration at Fort Monmouth (N.J.) upon the declaration of independence.
  Identifier:   ms132  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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