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Collection Overview

Creator:
Robinson, Stewart M. (Stewart MacMaster), 1893-1965
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Stewart M. Robinson Collection of Colonial Sermons
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/df65v792z
Dates:
1615-1960 (mostly 1745-1785)
Size:
42 boxes and 16.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-42
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of a collection compiled by American clergyman Stewart M. Robinson (Princeton Class of 1915), including photostats of sermons, letters, pamphlets, and communications to newspapers by clergymen in colonial America, which he used as research material for a proposed book entitled "The Political Thought of the Colonial Clergy."

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The consists of a collection compiled by Robinson (Princeton Class of 1915), including photostats of sermons, letters, pamphlets, and communications to newspapers by clergymen in colonial America, which he used as research material for a proposed book entitled "The Political Thought of the Colonial Clergy." The papers were copied from originals in various libraries, historical societies, and church repositories. Also included are files of original sermons (1783-1798) by Benjamin Boardman and letters to Robinson by John Q. Stewart and others. Also present are his index cards with bibliographic references and other research materials.

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically.

Collection Creator Biography:

A graduate of Princeton (1915), Stewart M. Robinson was an American Presbyterian clergyman and editor.

Collection History

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Fadzilah Yahaya GS in 2011.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Stewart M. Robinson Collection of Colonial Sermons; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/df65v792z
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184