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Forbes, Cochran, 1805-1880


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Cochran Forbes letter to Benedict Darlington, August 28, 1832

 File — Box: OVR, Folder: 6
Identifier: C-Misc 23
Scope and Contents Autograph letter by Presbyterian missionary Cochran Forbes on Kaawaloa Island, Hawaii, to Benedict Darlington, Westchester County, Pennsylvania. Written not long after his arrival to the island of Hawaii, Forbes p[rovides Darlington withan absorbing and vivid account of his time there. Included are his observations upon the progress of converting the natices to Christianity, fac=scinating descriptions of ht eisland's geography, a detailed account the natives' process of building roads through...