Inventory of the Lyman Whiting Papers, 1713-1955
Whiting was a Massachusetts clergyman.
The collection consists of materials documenting Whiting's professional life as a Congregational minister.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Whiting, Lyman, 1817-1906.
- Lyman Whiting Papers, 1713-1955
- Language of Material
- 1.5 Linear Feet, 310 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Collection consists of materials documenting his professional life as a Congregational minister. Records in the collection outline his career, name apointments, offices held, publications, and nominations received. There is also personal correspondence, a 1713 will, a letter from B.B. Edwards, some genealogical information, and a narrative that appears to be his description of his sensations shortly before his death.
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Lyman Whiting was a Massachusetts clergyman and political nominee. He attended the Theological Institute at East Windson Hill and Andover Theological Seminary, 1840-1842.
[Identification of item], Lyman Whiting Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Lyman Whiting Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1973.
Processed by Kimberly Sims, May 2011
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, July 2011
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.