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Letter to E.C. Bostock Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 86
Level of Description


  • 1886 August 16 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    Original letter and two typed transcripts (the second copy is part of a 48-page transcript). Written in Deckertown, New Jersey. Forwards an instruction course list and advises about necessary academic modifications. Mentions the Decennial meeting, plans to incorporate (or vesting) all property in the General Church, plans for church extension (or evangelization), and possible purchase of original Swedenborg books. Discusses current vacation and other personal matters. Individuals mentioned: Mr. and Mrs. Blackman, Homer (Synnestvedt?), Genl. Kilpatrick, Mr. Pitcairn, Mr. Childs, Mrs. Louis Tafel, Mr. Hardy (book seller, London), Mrs. Bostock, and Mrs. Benade.