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Enoch Hale Missionary Journal

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1547-sc

Scope and Contents

A journal kept by Hale between Aug. 9 and Oct. 28, 1802, recording information about his travels in Maine as a member of the Hampshire Missionary Society. In the journal he outlines the places where he visited and preached, people he met, etc.

Dates

  • 1802

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Enoch Hale was born in Coventry, Conn. in 1753. He graduated from Yale in 1773 and began preaching in Westhampton, Mass. in 1778. He was pastor of the Congregational Church in Westhampton for fifty years and also served as secretary of the Hampshire Missionary Society, Northampton, Mass., for many years, taking occasional mission trips in that capacity.

Extent

1 volume (16 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A journal kept by Hale between Aug. 9 and Oct. 28, 1802, recording information about his travels in Maine as a member of the Hampshire Missionary Society. In the journal he outlines the places where he visited and preached, people he met, etc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Frank C. Deering estate.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Enoch Hale Missionary Journal
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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University of Maine
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