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Parish, Elijah, 1762-1825

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1762 - 1825

Elijah Parish (November 7, 1762– October 15, 1825) was a New England clergyman of the early nineteenth century.

Parish was a native of Lebanon, Connecticut. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1785. In the early nineteenth century he was a leading opponent of the Jeffersonian Republican Party and brought issues of slavery into his political discourse. Parish was elected a member of the American Antiquarian Society in 1813.

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. E. Parish to D. McClure, 1811-05-18

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 811318, Box: 5
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Dr. Elijah Parish in Byfield to David McClure, regarding the plate and pictures (of Dr. Wheelock) and the hostility aroused by his sermon.

Dr. E. Parish to D. McClure, 1811-12-01

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 811651, Box: 5
Scope and Contents Three-page letter from Dr. Elijah Parish of Byfield to David McClure regarding his sickness, the History and Mr. Little's loss.

Dr. Elijah Parish to David McClure, 1810-08-07

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 810457.2, Box: 5
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Dr. Elijah Parish in Byfield to David McClure, telling him about the progress of the history and sources of the additions made by him.

Dr. Elijah Parish to David McClure, 1810-11-09

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 810609.1, Box: 5
Scope and Contents Three-page letter from Dr. Elijah Parish in Byfield to David McClure, telling him his opinion of the "History," President Wheelock's opposition to the dedication to the trustees, and the proper education for Indians. He has been to Dartmouth to pronounce a eulogy on Professor Hubbard. (filed in oversize)

E. Parish letter

Mss 815207
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Identifier: Mss 815207
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E. Parish letter

Mss 816212
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Identifier: Mss 816212
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E. Parish letter

Mss 815315
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Identifier: Mss 815315
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E. Parish letter

Mss 815421
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Identifier: Mss 815421
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E. Parish letter

Mss 815509
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Identifier: Mss 815509
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E. Parish letter

Mss 815511
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Identifier: Mss 815511
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