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Last modified: May 1, 2014
Guide to the Joel H. Greene notebooks
Creator :Greene, Joel H.
Title: Joel H. Greene notebooks
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet
Collection is open for research.
Joel H. Greene was born on September 18, 1806, in Wallingford, Vermont. In 1830, he graduated from the Baptist Education Society's Seminary in Hamilton, New York, which would eventually become known as Colgate University.
He was ordained in Pittsford on February 3, 1831, and served as a pastor there from 1831-1832. He was a pastor in Weybridge (1832-1833), Parishville (1833-1840), Belleville (1840-1845), Salisbury (1845-1848), Lagrange (1848-1850), Hunt's Hollow (1850-1854), Belfast (1854-1856), and Franklinville (1856-1864). He lived in Castile from 1864-1872 and Franklinville from 1872-1873 and died in Franklinville on July 22, 1873.
Elmer William Smith, ed. Colgate University General Catalogue, vol. 1, (Hamilton, NY: Colgate University, 1937), 42.
Scope and Contents note
This collection consists of two notebooks. The first contains notes written to Joel Greene from friends and acquaintances in Hamilton. The second contains short essays on theological topics.
Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries
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), A1073, Joel H. Greene notebooks, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.