Lake, John. Memoranda
This single volume consists of handwritten records of sermons heard by Mr. John Lake in Boston, Massachusetts during 1687-1688. Lake's notes include the name of the minister, the date, and abstracts of sermons preached by Rev. Cotton Mather, Rev. Increase Mather, Rev. Samuel Willard, Rev. Samuel Phillips, Rev. John Higginson, Rev. Joshua Moody, Rev. Israel Chauncy, and a "Mr. Leverett" and "Mr. Baly", among others.
The original manuscripts in this collection are owned by our project partners, the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Further information about the collection can be found in the NEHGS catalog.
This volume contains John Lake's handwritten records of sermons delivered by various preachers in Boston, Mass. The booklet consists of 225 unnumbered pages of notes, including the names of the ministers, dates, and a summary of the sermon text.
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