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The Reverend Samuel Davies abroad; the diary of a journey to England and Scotland, 1753-55.

Author: Samuel Davies; George William Pilcher
Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From 1753 to 1755 the Reverend Samuel Davies (1724-1761) of Hanover County, Virginia traveled in England and Scotland on a fund-raising mission in behalf of the trustees of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University). He also used his trip as an attempt to ease the pressures on religious non-conformists in Virginia, to raise funds for Indian missions, and to secure book donations for his own educational  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
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Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davies, Samuel, 1723-1761.
Reverend Samuel Davies abroad.
Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1967
(OCoLC)707590552
Named Person: Samuel Davies; Samuel Davies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Davies; George William Pilcher
OCLC Number: 961848
Description: xv, 176 pages 24 cm
Responsibility: Edited, with an introd., by George William Pilcher.

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From 1753 to 1755 the Reverend Samuel Davies (1724-1761) of Hanover County, Virginia traveled in England and Scotland on a fund-raising mission in behalf of the trustees of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University). He also used his trip as an attempt to ease the pressures on religious non-conformists in Virginia, to raise funds for Indian missions, and to secure book donations for his own educational activities in Hanover County.

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