Title:John Edwards papers, 1858-ca. 1882
Creator/Contributor:Edwards, John, 1804-1887, creator
Creator/Contributor:Byington, Cyrus, 1793-1868, Correspondent.
Concerning missionary work among the Choctaw Indians in present Oklahoma; four letters, 1858-1867, from Cyrus Byington, about
the Choctaws and his work on a Choctaw grammar and translations from the Bible into that tongue; a copy of a contract, 1860,
concerning the operation of the Wheelock Female Seminary; a historical sketch of Presbyterian missionary activities among
the Choctaws, 1818-1881 (44 l. A.Ms.; 2nd 1. missing); and a Choctaw Grammar by Edwards (162 l. A.Ms.).
Presbyterian Church -- Missions -- History
Some materials in Choctaw.
BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.1
BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.2