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Missionary work

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

H.M. Parsons missionary letter, February 6, 1851

 File — Box 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: C-Misc 60
Scope and Contents Includes one holograph letter written by H.M. Parsons in Cuba to "Brother." Parsons' letter discusses the trials of missionary life in Cuba, Catholic "rituals," family news, and communicates his general discouragement.

Justin Perkins missionary letters from Oroomiah, Persia, 1836-1837

 File — Box 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: C-Misc 27
Scope and Contents Includes two handwritten letters written by Perkins to Fiske from Oroomiah, Persia. In his letters, Perkins describes the Nestorians (Christian sect, followers of Nestorius), the region of Adjerbijan, and also includes a note on the death of one of his children.