• Creator
  • Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
  • Created Date
  • 1857-06-15
  • Description
  • A draft letter from Edward Hitchcock replying to an unidentified recipient who previously sent Hitchcock a letter in response to reading "The Religion of Geology and its Connected Sciences." In Hitchcock's response, he thanks the recipient for his concern about Hitchcock's soul, but assures the recipient that he has misunderstood Hitchcock's religious principles. Hitckcock attempts to clarify some of his beliefs and corrects some of the recipi... more
    A draft letter from Edward Hitchcock replying to an unidentified recipient who previously sent Hitchcock a letter in response to reading "The Religion of Geology and its Connected Sciences." In Hitchcock's response, he thanks the recipient for his concern about Hitchcock's soul, but assures the recipient that he has misunderstood Hitchcock's religious principles. Hitckcock attempts to clarify some of his beliefs and corrects some of the recipient's misunderstandings. less
  • Format
  • Correspondence
    Drafts (documents)
  • Rights
  • Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found. Contact host institution for more information.