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Guide to the Henry F. Minton scrapbook 1977.271

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Collection processed by Nicholas Pavlik

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 10, 2011
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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887
Creator - Compiler: Minton, Henry F.
Title: Henry F. Minton scrapbook
Dates [inclusive]: 1847-1887
Abstract: One scrapbook compiled by Dr. Henry F. Minton of Brooklyn. The scrapbook contains items relating to the prominent Brooklyn clergyman Henry Ward Beecher and his congregation, Plymouth Church. Materials span the period 1847 to 1887 and include newspaper clippings and cartoons, programs, pamphlets, tickets for events, engravings, and sermons by and about Beecher.
Quantity: 0.25 linear feet in two folders.
Text [Box]: A0056
Call Phrase: 1977.271
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.