Simeon Howard Calhoun Autographed Letter Signed For Sale
Simeon Howard Calhoun Autographed Letter Signed. A very fine, content packed letter mentioning the famous Dr. Goodell of the Middle East, distribution of Bibles,etc. Dated from Smyrna in Turkey, 1837. 1.25 pages on large sheet. Calhoun was a missionary born in Boston and died in Buffalo, New York. He graduated at Williams in 1829, and was a tutor there from 1833-36; labored in the Holy Land nearly 40 years, knew Arabic and Turkish languages and assisted Dr. Goodell in the first translations of the Bible into Turkish.Williamsgave his degree of D.D. in 1864. In very good condition mounted to another sheet.7.5" X 10"
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Simeon Howard Calhoun Autographed Letter Signed: $293