finigan our collections hear we have everything from manuscripts and to contemporary books that is between 50600 years of print. we have specialized collections but one of the major ones connected to the university is the baptist historical collection. so what i have vowed to look at today comes from a number of different places and
individuals who had early associations. and but i think of as some hidden gems 18th and 18th century that has larger and implications to american social history. there is inside the lurcher collections but his not just church history mitt the papers of the cigar of the works that they did. there are some wonderful things that speak to history and literature. first, 1772 in an
unpublished manuscript written by a philadelphia of baptist minister in them up -- although not published published, and this opens in -- is a continuation of that history taking the history of the state's to our three virginia and north to south carolina in georgia. in into the image their shaven and and as they read the first. >> you come to the province of south carolina he has
skeptical of in not being sure of that was the right thing to do. ben n number of others did the number of public lectures and talks stumping in this is one of the speech drafts. during the war the university shutdown most have fallen listed as a resume operations. i have one of third document here with his.