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Protestant Churchman Correspondence

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 26 Jul 2010

Biographical History

According to the American Phrenological Journal and Life Illustrated, a Repository of Science, Literature and General Intelligence (Samuel R. Wells, New York:1868), The Protestant Churchman was "a handsome quarto weekly sheet devoted to the advocacy of evangelical truth against ritualism...Persons interested in the discussion of High Church, Low Church, and Church Union will be pleased with [it]...a high-toned first-class religious journal." (Vols. 47 and 48, p. 197).

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Protestant Churchman Correspondence consists of letters submitted to The Protestant Churchman, a 19th century weekly publication. The letters were evidently intended for publication.

Arrangement of the Collection



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Use Restrictions:

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Subject Headings

Associated Titles

The protestant churchman.


Church history -- 19th century.
Religious newspapers and periodicals -- United States -- 19th century.


United States -- Religion -- 19th century.
United States -- Religious life and customs -- 19th century.

Genres and Forms


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Protestant Churchman Correspondence,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1969.

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