Ephraim Peabody letter, 1847.


Ephraim Peabody letter, 1847.

Letter written by Peabody to Thomas A. Greene, in response to an invitation to speak at the New Bedford Lyceum.

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Peabody, Ephraim, 1807-1856

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Ephraim Peabody (1807-1856) was born in Wilton, New Hampshire, graduated from Bowdoin College in 1827 and from Harvard Divinity School in 1830. He served parishes in Meadville, Pennsylvania, Cincinnati, Ohio, and New Bedford and Cambridge, Massachusetts. From 1846 until 1855 he was the pastor of King's Chapel, Boston. He helped plan the Boston Public Schools system and was a founder of the Prudent Institution for Savings, a forerunner of modern savings banks. He also served as an editor of the W...

Greene, Thomas Arnold, 1793-1867

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New-Bedford Lyceum

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