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Letter to E.C. Bostock (transcript) Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 103
Level of Description


  • 1888 May 13 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    One typed transcript. Written in Philadelphia. Discusses the most recent Academy controversy, Mr. L.H. Tafel's deferred appointment as Assistant Bishop, and Dr. Boericke's removal of his son (Gideon) from the Boys' School. Advises possible observances of June 19th (foundation day) and June 20th (Evangelization day) within the General Church and their significant representations. Mentions his preference to see a severance occur between the Academy and the Advent Society and his upcoming trip to Boston (Conference meeting). Individuals and places mentioned: Dr. and Mrs. Boericke, Gideon (Boericke), Mr. Whitehead, Mr. Tafel, Mr. Pendleton, Mr. Schreck, Mr. Waelchly (Waelchli), Mr. Macbeth, Hugh (?), Felix (?), Will (William?), Malvina (?) and Mrs. Bostock.