Collection 332 Papers of Isaac Backus
Scope and Contents
Microfilm copy of Baptist preacher and historian Isaac Backus' diaries, autobiography, daybook, sermons on Acts and the Psalms, correspondence, letters from mother Elizabeth Backus, and other materials. Originals were filmed by the Historical Commission of the Southern Baptist Church.
- Created: 1723-1789
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There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.
Baptist minister and champion of religious liberty during the Revolutionary War era. Born, 1724. Died, 1806.
3 Reels of microfilm
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Accruals and Additions
The materials for this collection were purchased by the Billy Graham Center Archives in May 1986 from the Billy Graham Center Library.
Frances L. Brocker
- Collection 332 Papers of Isaac Backus
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- Roman Script