Small Collection 062 Papers of Gideon Hawley
Scope and Contents
This collection contains a letter from Gideon Hawley to Rev. Mr. Dunster consoling him on the imminent death of of Dunster's wife, as well as a short note from Hawley to Captain David Allen.
- Created: 1766, 1803
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.
Biographical or Historical Information
Missionary, minister; born, 1737; graduated from Yale University; served as a Congregational minister and as a missionary to the various Indian tribes in Massachusetts; also taught missionary Jonathan Edwards; died, 1807.
Accruals and Additions
The materials in this collection were purchased by the Billy Graham Center Archives from a manuscript dealer in 1980.
- Small Collection 062 Papers of Gideon Hawley
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