Dwight, H. G. O. (Harrison Gray Otis), 1803-1862
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Harrison G. O. Dwight (father of Henry O. Dwight) to Mary (his future daughter-in-law) and Laura, a letter written three weeks before his death in a train accident in Vermont.
Educator, minister and missionary to Persia beginning in the 1830s. Collection includes: correspondence with others in his field; manuscript sermons; lectures and notes; newspaper clippings and pamphlets, and seven volumes of bound manuscripts - mostly letters and journals.