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Guide to the Jacob Fisk notebooks

A1070

1825-1826


Descriptive Summary

Identification: A1070


Creator :Fisk, Jacob


Title: Jacob Fisk notebooks


Dates: 1825-1826


Extent: 0.2 cubic feet


Language: English



Collection is open for research.


Biographical Note

Jacob Fisk was born on May 30, 1796. In 1826, he graduated from the Baptist Education Society's Seminary in Hamilton, New York, which would eventually become known as Colgate University.

Fisk was ordained and served as a pastor in Lodi (1827-1828), Union Springs, and Williamson (1832-1833). He later resided in Rochester and died there in 1836.

Sources:

Elmer William Smith, ed. Colgate University General Catalogue, vol. 1, (Hamilton, NY: Colgate University, 1937), 38.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains three handwritten notebooks created during Jacob Fisk's time as a student at Hamilton Literary and Theological Institute.

Subjects

Kendrick, Nathaniel, 1777-1848
Religious education.
Theology--Study and teaching.

Contents List

Box 1 Volume 1
1825-1826
Lectures and sermons, many by Nathaniel Kendrick; "Catalogue of students at Baptist Literary and Theological Seminary, Hamilton, N.Y., January 17, 1826" [notebook, with undated inventory]
Box 1 Volume 2
1825-1826
The Brief System of Theology Deduced from the Sacred Scriptures, by Jacob Fisk (Volume I) [notebook]
Box 1 Volume 3
1826
The Brief System of Theology Deduced from the Sacred Scriptures, by Jacob Fisk (Volume II) [notebook]

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries

Processing

Finding aid prepared by Mary Cordaro and Allyson Smally, April 29, 2014.

Preferred Citation note

Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known), A1070, Jacob Fisk notebooks, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.



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