Tufts, John (1689-1750)
This collection is stored at Firestone Library.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre,
Dates: 1724 October 7.
Located In: Box 32, Folder 12
Extent: 1 item
Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of
collection items stored in special vault facilities.
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.
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.