• Call Number: C0063_c03697
    Container: Box 32, Folder 12

Tufts, John (1689-1750)

1 item

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre, 1892-1953..

Dates: 1724 October 7.

Located In: Box 32, Folder 12

Extent: 1 item

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of collection items stored in special vault facilities.

Description

Minister, compiler of church music. ALS, Newbury. To Ebenezer Stevens. [In the spring of 1724, Native Americans captured three of Stevens' children and took them to Canada. The community rallied and raised ransom money and Stevens was able to redeem the captives.] Informing Stevens that his parish has a contribution towards the ransom money he paid to rescue his children. 1 p.

Preferred Citation

Tufts, John (1689-1750); 1724 October 7; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 32, Folder 12; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.