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S. J. Humphrey account books, 1871-1888.

 Collection
Identifier: RG4999

Scope and Contents

This collection contains two account books which record the corporate and financial activities of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.

Dates

  • 1871-1888

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Access to this collection is unrestricted and open to the public.

Restrictions on Use

Items in this collection are subject to U.S. Copyright Law. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine the copyright status of collection items and to secure any permissions necessary for their reproduction and publication. Requests for permission to publish material must be discussed with the archivist or librarian.

Historical Note

The Rev. S. J. Humphrey was born in Derry, N. H., in 1820. He received his education at Bowdoin and Oberlin colleges and Andover Theological seminary. He was later appointed district secretary of the American board of foreign missions, with headquarters at Chicago. He died in April of 1906.

Extent

0.22 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Rev. S. J. Humphrey was born in Derry, N. H., in 1820. He was appointed district secretary of the American board of foreign missions, with headquarters at Chicago. The collection includes two corporate account books.

Arrangement

The collection has been arranged in chronological order by start date.

Acquisition Information

Acquired from Chicago Theological Seminary in 2011; accession 2011-37.

Bibliography

Chicago Tribune, 23 April 1906, page 7.

Processing Information

Processed by William McCarthy, March 2017, using DACS Second Edition.
Title
S. J. Humphrey account books, 1871-1888.
Status
Completed
Author
William McCarthy
Date
2017-06-30
Description rules
3
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Congregational Library & Archives Repository

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