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George Leon Walker and Williston Walker papers, 1722-1922.

Author: George Leon Walker
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Material documents the activities of a typical New England clergyman during the second half of the 19th century and provide information on national news, political events, the Civil War, the slavery issue, financial news on currency and taxes, and daily weather conditions. Correspondence, diaries, notes and writings of George Leon and Williston Walker form the core of the collection and provide extensive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Lyman Abbott; William Jennings Bryan; Timothy Dwight; George Park Fisher; Washington Gladden; Dwight Lyman Moody; Theodore Thornton Munger; Noah Porter; Julius H Seelye; Newman Smyth; Mark Twain; George Leon Walker; Williston Walker; Elisha Williams; Henry B Wright; Lyman Abbott; William Jennings Bryan; Timothy Dwight; George Park Fisher; Washington Gladden; Dwight Lyman Moody; Theodore Thornton Munger; Noah Porter; Julius H Seelye; Newman Smyth; Mark Twain; George Leon Walker; Williston Walker; Elisha Williams; Henry B Wright
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Leon Walker
OCLC Number: 702179293
Language Note: Chiefly in English.
Description: 4 linear feet (9 boxes)
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Material documents the activities of a typical New England clergyman during the second half of the 19th century and provide information on national news, political events, the Civil War, the slavery issue, financial news on currency and taxes, and daily weather conditions. Correspondence, diaries, notes and writings of George Leon and Williston Walker form the core of the collection and provide extensive biographical information. Also included are records of sermons preached and pastoral records.

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