Thomas March Clark papers, 1840-1901.


Thomas March Clark papers, 1840-1901.

Papers include material on Clark's election as bishop and affairs of the Diocese of Rhode Island; problems of the Reverend Elie W. Stokes, missionary to Liberia; the possibility of having a bishop for Liberia, 1858; and a poem by William R. Huntington on Clark's episcopate.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7946277

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Clark, Thomas M. (Thomas March), 1812-1903 (person)

Episcopal Bishop of Rhode Island. From the description of Thomas March Clark papers, 1840-1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 656252888 ...

Episcopal Church (corporateBody)

In 1982, the General Convention of the Church deleted the words "Protestant" and "in the United States of America" from the official title of the Church, making it the Episcopal Church. From the description of Records of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States of America, Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, 1823-1975 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152635 ...

Stokes, Elie W. (person)

Episcopal Church. Diocese of Rhode Island. Bishop (1854-1903 : Clark) (corporateBody)

Episcopal Church. Diocese of Rhode Island (corporateBody)

Episcopal worship in Rhode Island dates from 1635. The Colony relied on itinerant preachers until 1702 when the first Anglican church was built in Newport. Others followed soon after in Narragansett, Bristol and Providence. In 1790 the Diocese of Rhode Island was created with Samuel Seabury, Bishop of Connecticut, named Bishop of Rhode Island as well. Rhode Island would continue to share a bishop with one or more New England states until 1843. In 1929 St. John's Church in Providence became the C...

Huntington, William Reed, 1838-1909 (person)

American clergyman. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Grace Church Rectory, New York, to J. Pierpont Morgan, 1895 Jan. 21-1895 Feb. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269543336 ...