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Letter to E.C. Bostock (transcript) Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 77
Level of Description


  • 1886 February 12 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    One typed transcript. Written in Philadelphia. Announces changes to the meeting schedule of the General Church, relative to the meeting schedule of the Conference. References the "foreign body" question, the Schliffer question, the possibility of a Temperance movement, the Massachusetts Association, the Illinois Association, The Im.Ch. (Immanuel Church), Chicago Society, their Orphanage, the North West Congress, and archiving Church history. Mentions the animosity between the members of the Convention and the General Church and Boston students attending their school. Discusses the restructuring of the College and the operations of the Boys' and Girls' Schools. Individuals mentioned: Mr. Whitehead, Mr. Czerny, Mr. Pettee, Mr. Seward, Mr. Pendleton, Mr. Mercer, Mr. DeCharms, Mr. Waelchli, Mr. Piercy, Mr. Gibbs, Swedenborg, Mrs. Benade, Mrs. Bostock, Winifred (?), Hugh (?), and Mary (?).