Preliminary Guide to the Daniel Oliver Morton Sermons, ca. 1839-1850 and undated

Collection Overview

Seven complete and five fragments of handwritten sermons dealing with various Biblical texts and subjects.

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Daniel Oliver Morton Sermons
circa 1839-1850 and undated
Morton, Daniel Oliver, 1788-1852
0.1 Linear Feet
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

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Contents of the Collection

“Christ Will Come to Judgement in This Our Time,” based on Matthew 11:28 and given at Smith's Hall, Bristol, NH, 1850 February 24
(28 pages)
Folder 1
“On Walking with God,” based on Genesis 5:24 and given in Bristol, NH, 1844and in New Hampton, NH, 1845 June
(14 pages)
Sermon based on Hebrews 12:2
(20 pages)
Folder 2
Sermon based on Matthew 21:43
(11 pages)
“Job 28th chapter-An Exposition,” given in Bristol, NH, 1844 April
(24 pages)
“Does All Sin Consist in Voluntary Exercises?”
(32 pages)
Folder 3
Sermon fragments, 1839-1845 and undated
(5 pages)

Historical Note

The Rev. Daniel O. Morton (1788 December 21-1852 March 25) was ordained 1814 June 30 and served as Congregational pastor and evangelist in Rochester, VT (1814-1831), Springfield, VT (1832-1837), Winchendon, MA (1837-1842), and Bristol, NH (ca. 1842-1850). He also organized the Temperance Society in Shoreham, VT in 1828. He was the father of Levi P. Morton, Vice-President under U.S. President Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893).

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The Daniel Oliver Morton Sermons was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2001.

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Processed by Ruth E. Bryan; Sue-Ellen Katz

Completed December 11, 2001

Encoded by Ruth E. Bryan

This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.