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Letter to W.H. Acton Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 20
Level of Description


  • 1900 July 25 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    Original letter and one typed transcript. Written in Philadelphia in response to two letters (W.H. Acton's and Mr. Tilson's) W.H. Benade received. States that he will not resign his office as Bishop and has not made plans to form another Diocese. References are made to the "violent and disorderly overthrow" of the Academy and the New Church. Mentions De Verbo's "Treatise on the Word" and the Rotch Trustees. Individuals mentioned: Mr. Tilson, Mr. Pryke, Mrs. Benade, Mrs. Acton, and Mr. and Mrs. Godfrey.