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Heman Humphrey Sermons

Identifier: MA.00212
Abstract A collection of Humphrey's sermons in holograph and one bound volume of sermons published as pamphlets between 1813 and 1861. The collection includes his printed sermons on temperance, slavery and Native American rights.
Dates: 1813-1861

Historical Manuscripts Collection

Identifier: MA.00182
Abstract Correspondence and literary manuscripts - mostly orations, disputations and essays - written by Amherst College alumni. The collection includes materials of such individuals as Henry Ward Beecher, John Quincy Adams, William Austin Dickinson, and Edward Hitchcock.
Dates: 1821-1909

Justin Perkins (AC 1829) Papers

Identifier: MA.00153
Abstract 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.
Dates: circa 1830-1869

Laurens Perseus Hickok Papers

Identifier: MA.00088
Abstract The collection includes correspondence, certificates and licenses, lectures, sermons, and other writings by Hickok. Sermons make up the bulk of the collection. Much of the correspondence in the collection concerns Hickok's career at Union College, from his appointment as Vice President to his resignation in 1866. The collection also contains some correspondence between Hickok and his family, including his wife, Elizabeth Taylor Hickok.
Dates: 1822-1875; Majority of material found within 1830-1845

Osmond Jesse Billings (AC 1900) Sermons

Identifier: MA.00072
Abstract Congregational minister. Papers consist mainly of handwritten sermons, but also include a journal and other miscellaneous writings.
Dates: 1906-circa 1960

President's Office Records. Zephaniah Swift Moore

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 003-001
Abstract This collection, part of the President’s Office Records, contains the correspondence, addresses, and sermons of Zephaniah Swift Moore while he served as Amherst College’s first president.
Dates: 1789-1823

Reverend James Taylor Papers

Identifier: MA.00125
Abstract Congregational minister, former Amherst College trustee. Papers consist of sermons, accounts, legal papers, and a leather folder.
Dates: 1808-1832

Reverend William James (1797-1868) Family Papers and Sermons

Identifier: MA.00095
Abstract Family correspondence and sermons documenting the family and career of William James as a Presbyterian minister in New York State.
Dates: 1808-1888

Walter R. Blackmer (AC 1897) Sermons

Identifier: MA.00079
Abstract Congregational preacher. Collection consists mainly of sermons, but also includes addresses and talks delivered on various occasions.
Dates: 1898-1956

William Augustus Stearns Papers

Identifier: MA.00120
Abstract This collection contains a small body of correspondence, biographical material and other general material related to William A. Stearns and his family. The bulk of the collection consists of Stearns's sermons in manuscript form. The correspondence is mostly personal letters to and from members of Stearns's family, but there are some letters from Stearns to others, a group of anti-slavery letters and documents, and some religious documents pertaining to Stearns's ministry.
Dates: 1801-1875

William Seymour Tyler (AC 1830) Papers

Identifier: MA.00020
Abstract The William Seymour Tyler (AC 1830) Papers contains personal and professional papers of Tyler, correspondence of the Tyler Family, as well as manuscript essays by his brother Wellington H. Tyler.
Dates: 1800-1902