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Small Collection 58 [February 22, 1996]
Judson, Adoniram; 1788-1850
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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.
Scope and Content
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