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Small Collection 58 - Ephemera of Adoniram Judson

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Small Collection 58 [February 22, 1996]

Judson, Adoniram; 1788-1850

Ephemera; 1887

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First American foreign missionary; born, 1788; served as a missionary for nearly forty years in Burma and India; suppported by the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions and later by American Baptist Missionary Union; noted for founding Christianity in Burma, translating entire Bible into Burmese and establishing mission.

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Letters from Edward Judson, theologian, pastor and son of Adoniram Judson, to G.W. Freeman about building a memorial in New York City to his father, the first American foreign missionary.


The materials for this collection were received by the Center in February 1980 from Janet Landwehr.

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