Manuscripts/Mixed Material Diary of Horatio Gates Spafford
- Diary of Horatio Gates Spafford
- Contributor Names
- American Colony (Jerusalem)
- Spafford, Horatio Gates, 1828-1888 (Author)
- Created / Published
- Unpublished journal, 1882
- Subject Headings
- - Spafford, Horatio G., 1828-1888
- - American Protestantism
- - Religious thought
- - Jerusalem--Religious pilgrimages
- - Millennialism--Palestine--History
- - Christian life
- - Bible--Prohecies--Jerusalem
- - American Colony in Jerusalem
- - Messianism
- - Jews--Palestine
- - Christian sects--Ottoman Empire
- - Manuscripts
- - Diaries
- - Palestine -- Jerusalem
- - Personal and religious introspection and notes on events in the first year of residence in Jerusalem of the American Colony founder. Sporadic handwritten entries in printed day-by-day diary, in ink and pencil. Blank pages not included in scanning.
- - Spafford wrote "Jerusalem, Syria" in his diary, referring to the large Eastern Mediterranean region of the Levant (which encompassed a large territory that later came to include the modern states of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, and the Palestinian Territories).
- diary 6 1/8" x 4 1/8" closed
- Call Number
- Part I, Box 1, Folder 16: American Colony in Jerusalem
- Source Collection
- American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
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