Boston Board of Commissioners
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Mss 794606
Scope and Contents Vote of the Boston Board Senate Chamber that Jonathan Mason and Peter Thacher shall be a committee to go to Dartmouth College, and investigate the state of Moor's School according to the request of the Society in Scotland. Signed: Moses Gill, Vice Pres.
Identifier: Mss 796653
Scope and Contents Eight page letter from Jo. Kemp, Secy. of Edinburgh, to (the Boston Board) a report stating the grounds for belief that the money transmitted to Eleazar and John Wheelock had not been faithfully applied to its original destination, but to Dartmouth College. The report of Dr. Morse and Dr. Belknap. Dr. Wheelock's proposal of a mission to the Cherokees. Dissolution of Mr. Kirkland's connection with the Society. Mr. Sergeant's inefficiency.
Identifier: Mss 795160
Scope and Contents Minutes of a meeting of the Boston Board regarding (Ebenezer) Ca(u)lking's salary. They note that he received £70 from Congress, of which they knew nothing.
Identifier: Mss 795425
Scope and Contents Letter from the Oneida Indians from Oneida to Boston Board complaining that their former letter has not been answered. Kirkland neglects them. Signed with marks by 4 indians.
Identifier: Mss 792365.1
Scope and Contents Report of the Boston Board of Commissioners approving of Kirkland's plan of erecting a large school, and stating the amount that would have to be given annually by the Society in Scotland. Signed: Joseph Willard, per order.