GLENN, JOSHUA NICHOLS, 1799-1879.
Joshua Nichols Glenn journal, circa 1824

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

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Atlanta, GA 30322

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Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/f8w6h


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Glenn, Joshua Nichols, 1799-1879.
Title: Joshua Nichols Glenn journal, circa 1824
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 074
Extent: 0.3 cubic ft. (1 volume + 1 reel)
Abstract:Consists of reproductions of "A Memorandum or Journal of the first part of my life up to the twenty-third year of my age” by Rev. Joshua Nichols Glenn.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Joshua Nichols Glenn Journal, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Cynthia Crouch, December 1986.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Joshua Nichols Glenn was born on July 10, 1799 in Jackson County, Georgia. He joined the South Carolina Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1821 and preached in Georgia until 1823. At that time Glenn was sent to the St. Augustine Mission, becoming the first Methodist preacher to be appointed to East Florida. He returned to Georgia in 1824 and preached within South Carolina and Georgia Conferences until his death in Rockdale County, Georgia on August 16, 1879.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of reproductions of “A Memorandum or Journal of the first part of my life up to the twenty-third year of my age” by Rev. Joshua Nichols Glenn. The journal contains Glenn’s recollections from his birth through his appointment to the St. Augustine Mission. It also contains records of Glenn’s ministry in Georgia and Florida including baptisms, sermons, and expenses.

The journal is reproduced on one reel of microfilm and within one bound volume of photocopies made from the microfilm. The original is held by the Glenn family.



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