Manuscripts/Mixed Material Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to Charles Piazza [Piazzi] Smyth

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Title
Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to Charles Piazza [Piazzi] Smyth
Contributor Names
American Colony (Jerusalem)
Spafford, Horatio Gates, 1828-1888 (Author)
Smyth, Charles Piazzi, 1819-1900 (Addressee)
Created / Published
Unpublished, May 27, 1887
Subject Headings
-  Smyth, Charles Piazzi, 1819-1900
-  Spafford, Horatio G., 1828-1888
-  Egypt--Pyramids
-  Astronomy
-  Millennialism--Palestine--History
-  Religious thought
-  Messianism
-  Manuscripts
-  Correspondence
-  Palestine -- Jerusalem
Genre
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Notes
-  Autograph letter signed, pen and ink, 2 pp (author's copy). Letter to the Royal Astronomer of Scotland re religious revelations associated with the Great Pyramid, scriptural prophecies, and American Colony residents' expectations re the pending Second Coming of the Messiah.
Medium
letter 11" x 8 1/4"
Call Number/Physical Location
Part I, Box 2, Folder 4: American Colony in Jerusalem
Source Collection
American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mamcol.024
Online Format
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Chicago citation style:

American Colony, Horatio Gates Spafford, and Charles Piazzi Smyth. [Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to Charles Piazza Piazzi Smyth]. Unpublished, 1887. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.024/. (Accessed December 02, 2016.)

APA citation style:

American Colony, Spafford, H. G. & Smyth, C. P. (1887) [Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to Charles Piazza Piazzi Smyth]. Unpublished. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.024/.

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American Colony, Horatio Gates Spafford, and Charles Piazzi Smyth. [Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to Charles Piazza Piazzi Smyth]. Unpublished, 1887. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.024/>.