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John Edwards papers, 1858-ca. 1882.
BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.1; BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.2
Collection Overview

Title:

John Edwards papers, 1858-ca. 1882

Creator/Contributor:

Edwards, John, 1804-1887, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Byington, Cyrus, 1793-1868, Correspondent.

Abstract:

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.).

Date:

1858 (issued)

Subject:

Choctaw Indians
Choctaw language
Presbyterian Church -- Missions -- History

Note:

Some materials in Choctaw.

Type:

Glossaries.

Physical Description:

7 items.

Language:

English
cho

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.1
BANC MSS P-Q 103 v.2

Origin:

Oklahoma