The Benjamin Lincoln Swan Manuscript Collection
|Creator:||Swan, Benjamin Lincoln, 1813-1899|
|Extent:||1 box (0.3 linear feet)|
|Repository:||Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.|
|1813 July 31||Born, Medford, Massachusetts|
|1833-1836||Student, Princeton Theological Seminary|
|1836 November 25||Ordained, Fairfield East Congregational Consociation|
|1836-1845||Pastor, Congregational Church, Fair Haven Connecticut|
|1846-1856||Pastor, Litchfield, Connecticut|
|1858-1863||Pastor, Second Church, Bridgeport, Connecticut|
|1863-1866||Pastor, New Canaan, Connecticut|
|1866-1875||Pastor, Presbyterian Church, Oyster Bay New York|
|1875-1880||Stated supply, Pontiac, Illinois|
|1880-1883||Stated supply, Monroe, Connecticut|
|1883-1888||Stated supply, Second Church Mendham, New Jersey|
|1888-1899||Resided in Bridgeport, Connecticut|
|1899 February 15||Died, Bridgeport, Connecticut|
Scope and Content
This collection consists of nine discourses on baptism preached to the First Congregational Church, Fair Haven Village, New Haven, Connecticut, in 1843 ; and a letter from R.G. Hutton, Pastor of the Episcopal Church, Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, to Mr. Swan, dated May 15, 1869.
Swan, Benjamin Lincoln--Manuscripts.
Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.
This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written in the spring of 1993, by Douglas Denne under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in April of 2009.
There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.
Use of Materials
The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Benjamin Lincoln Swan Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
|-||9 discourses on baptism prepared for and preached to the First Congregational Church, Fair Haven Village, New Haven, Connecticut, in 1843. Presented by Mrs. William Swan.|
|-||Letter from R.G. Hutton, Pastor of the Episcopal Church, Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, to Mr. Swan, dated. May 15, 1869|
|-||Letter from Benjamin L. Swan in which he accepts an appointment at the First Congregational Church in Litchfield, dated. May 27, 1846|
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