Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors American Colony (Jerusalem)
Moody, Dwight Lyman
Spafford, Anna T.
Spafford, Horatio Gates
Dates 1874
Location Edinburgh
Language English
Subjects Correspondence
Moody, Dwight Lyman
Religious Consolation
Spafford, Anna T.
Spafford, Horatio G.
Telegram from Dwight L. Moody to Horatio Gates Spafford
Contributor Names
American Colony (Jerusalem)
Spafford, Anna T., 1842-1923
Moody, Dwight Lyman, 1837-1899 (Author)
Spafford, Horatio Gates, 1828-1888 (Addressee)
Created / Published
Unpublished telegram, January 10, 1874
Subject Headings
-  Spafford, Horatio G., 1828-1888
-  Moody, Dwight Lyman, 1837-1899--Portrait
-  Spafford, Anna T., 1842-1923
-  Evangelism--Religious consolation
-  Manuscripts
-  Correspondence
-  Scotland -- Edinburgh
-  England -- London
-  Handwritten cable message, Post Office Telegraphs Co. Originating in Edinburgh; received 11 Queens Square, Bloomsbury, London. Dated stamp London Jan. 10, 1874.
-  Evangelist Moody invites Horatio Gates Spafford and Anna Spafford to join him, in order to offer consolation after the deaths of their children in the shipwreck of the Ville du Havre.
telegram 9" x 7"
Call Number
Part I, Box 1, Folder 7: American Colony in Jerusalem
Source Collection
American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
Manuscript Division
Digital Id

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