|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
Part of Missionary Research Library Collection : North America
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Manuscript Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 08/02/88.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
American Home Missionary Society formed in 1826 and represented several religious denominations. Hezekiah Waterman Ripley assistant treasurer of the American Home Missionary Society until 1860, listed as Director for Life in 1870. Society was renamed Congregational Home Missionary Society in 1893.