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Thomas Baldwin D.D. Letter to Rev. Luther Rice, 22 Nov 1819 [transcription]

Collection Summary

Title: Thomas Baldwin D.D. Letter to Rev. Luther Rice [transcription], 22 Nov 1819
Accession No: 0000-056
Extent: 1 item
Acquisition: Mrs. Luther Joe Thompson gave this item on July 22, 1963.
Location: Small Manuscripts Collection
Language: English
Description Typed transcription of a letter written by Thomas Baldwin D.D., pastor of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, to Rev. Luther Rice, November 22, 1819. Baldwin is responding to Luther's previous letter regarding the Triennial Convention's June meeting in N.Y. where Convention plans for making the Philadelphia seminary the official Convention seminary were discussed, mentions Dr. Furman; also Rice's [Latter Day] Luminary.
Related Material
  • S.C. Baptist Biography file for Luther Rice, Special Collections, Furman University
  • Richard Furman Papers, Acc. 1960-016, Special Collections, Furman University. Letter dated 20 Dec 1813, and letter dated 20 Mar 1817.
  • Julia W. Croft Family Papers, Acc. 0000-042, Special Collections, Furman University. Folder 1 includes an 1830 love letter from Baptist minister Luther Rice to Croft’s grandmother, Susan (Sarah Julia Oliver, widow of James Myers), who married Iverson L. Brooks in 1831.
  • Guide to the Luther Rice Papers, 1812-1832, Special Collections Research Center, Estelle and Melvin Gelman Library, The George Washington University