Notes : on sermons : manuscript, 1690.


Notes : on sermons : manuscript, 1690.

Notes on sermons delivered in Boston and neighboring towns, 24 Apr. - 13 Aug. 1690, by Charles Morton, James Allen, Nathaniel Gookin, Cotton Mather, and others.

1 v. (144 leaves) ; 10 x 15 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7797831

Houghton Library

Related Entities

There are 5 Entities related to this resource.

Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728 (person)

Mather was an American Puritan clergyman and writer. Mather attended Harvard (A.B. 1678, M.A. 1681) and served as minister at the Second Church in Boston from 1685 until his death. His advice was sought during the Salem witch trials. During his lifetime Mather wrote more than 450 books. ...

Gookin, Nathaniel, 1713-1766 (person)

Morton, Charles, 1627-1698 (person)

Charles Morton (1626/27)-1698) was a Puritan clergyman and teacher who came to Boston in 1686. He served as minister at Charlestown, Mas., and was elected vice-president of Harvard College in 1697. Morton probably completed his "Compendium Physicae" in 1680 and brought it with him to Boston. The original syllabus has been lost but there are fourteen copies of the manuscript book still in existence. "Compendium Physicae" was the science textbook used by Harvard College students from 1687 to 1728....

Hancock, John, 1671-1752 (person)

Minister of the Church in Lexington, Mass. Grandfather of John Hancock the patriot. From the description of Sermons, 1724-1725. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 40468848 John Hancock (1671-1752) was a Presbyterian minister and the grandfather of John Hancock (1737-1793), signer of the Declaration of Independence. From the description of Commonplace book : manuscript, 1687. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612780921 ...

Allen, James, 1632-1710 (person)

Allen, minister of the First Church in Boston, served as Fellow of Harvard College, 1692-1707. From the description of A funerall elegie upon the lamented death of Mr. Daniell Russell, who expired January 4, 1678 : manuscript, 1678. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612867712 ...