|Creator:||Worcester, Samuel, 1770-1821|
|Title:||Worcester, Samuel Letters|
|Quantity:||0.03 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 690 to MS 702 housed together in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of letters from Samuel Worcester, as corresponding secretary of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions to Reverend William Jenks of Bath, Maine from March 21 - November 15, 1815. The letters discuss news of missionaries in India, plans for a mission in Ceylon, ordination of missionaries, language and methods to use for converting Native American Indians to Christianity, Worcester's plan for Native American Indian missions, and possible missionaries to send on an exploratory trip.|
Samuel Worcester (1770-1821), corresponding secretary of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.
Arranged in chronological order.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Samuel Worcester, letters to William Jenks. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.