Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
 

Samuel Smith Papers, 1772-1817

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492495 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Smith, Samuel, 1768-1801
Title Samuel Smith Papers, 1772-1817
Physical Description 1 box (1 box 0.5 linear feet)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/uts/ldpd_4492495.pdf
Access

The collection is unrestricted to readers. Certain materials, however, are in a fragile condition, and this may necessitate restriction in handling and copying.

Description

Summary

Twenty-four sermons preached at Saratoga, N.Y. and Connecticut Farms, N.J. ca. 1789-1801; letters; and memorabilia.

General Note

Part of Union Theological Seminary Collection

In Archives.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Restrictions on Access

The collection is unrestricted to readers. Certain materials, however, are in a fragile condition, and this may necessitate restriction in handling and copying.

Preferred Citation

Item description, UTS1: Samuel Smith Papers, 1772-1817, series #, box #, and folder #, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University in the City of New York.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Sermons, letters, memorabilia Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 07/13/88.

Subject Headings

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"CUL Collections:"
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"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Sermons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
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Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) -- : Archives -- : Alumni and alumnae Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Connecticut Farms (N.J.) -- Religious life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Smith, Samuel, 1768-1801 -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Smith (1768-1801); A.B., Columbia College, 1786; licensed October 1789, ordained, January 1790; served as minister at Dutch Reform church in Saratoga, N.Y. (January-June 1800); and the Presbyterian church in Connecticut Farms, N.J. (October 1800-October 1801); he died suddenly in October 1801 and was buried in the cemetery of the Connecticut Farms church. He married Elizabeth Van Vechten (1770-1840) in 1790.