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Circuit riders -- Southern States.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Y. McReynolds Diary

Identifier: MS-1273

This collection consists of one diary written in by Robert Y. McReynolds from 1835 to 1838. McReynolds primarly writes of his travels as a circuit preacher, largely in the Kentucky area. At the end of the journal he writes about various relatives.

Dates: 1835 March-1838 March

W. H. Rogers Collection

Identifier: MS-0095
Abstract This collection consists primarily of a journal that W. H. Rogers kept between 1844 and 1848. In it, he discusses his work as a Methodist circuit rider in the southeast, including the places he visits and the people he meets. The blank pages of the book have been used to transcribe a Semi-Centennial Sermon and to record the April 1877 transactions of a local chapter of the American Bible Society. The collection also houses a number of newspaper clippings, a letter requesting information...
Dates: 1844 August 29-1848 January 7, 1877 April, 1915 April 6