Charles Kingsley papers, 1851-1871.


Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875. Charles Kingsley papers, 1851-1871.

Charles Kingsley papers, 1851-1871.

This collection consists of two letters, a postcard, and two poems. The first item is a letter addressed to a Mrs. Tennant, detailing Kingsley's preaching schedule and expressing the hope that she will come to hear him when he next preaches in London. The next letter is addressed to Sampson Sawyer of Birmingham and discusses a hymn. The postcard is addressed to Sawyer and notes a future correspondence. An untitled poem deals with a building, possibly a church or home for the poor, and asks God to bless those in the building. A final poem is "The Dead Church."

.01 cubic feet (1 folder)

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Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875 (person)

English poet, apologist and naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Eversley, to Fanny Grenfell, 1842 Nov. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864471 English clergyman, author, teacher. From the description of Letter, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122549986 From the guide to the Charles Kingsley letter, undated, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Author and clergyman of the Church of England. From the de...

Church of England (corporateBody)

According to the Canons of 1604, XLIX-LII, of the Church of England, only those persons whose faith and learning are known to their bishop are licensed to preach. Such is the case because the Anglican bishop has pastoral charge of his entire diocese, and the ministers of that diocese, and the ministers of that diocese are considered to be his assistants. From the description of Church of England licensing document, 1886. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122406060 The major mis...