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August 2001



Biographies Page


"Samuel Stillman, D.D."

Cathcart, William, ed.  The Baptist Encyclopedia.  2 Vols.  Rev. ed. (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts, 1883).

Vol. II, p. 1107        Vol. II, p. 1108        Vol. II, p. 1109

[added:  August 4, 2001]



Digital Library Page


Eustace Carey.  Memoir of William Carey, D.D.: Late Missionary to Bengal; Professor of Oriental Languages in the College of Fort William, Calcutta.  With an Introductory Essay by Francis Wayland, D.D, President of Brown University.  1836.

[added:  August 17, 2001]



Portrait Gallery Page


Samuel Stillman, D.D, (1737-1807)

Longtime minister (1765-1807) of First Baptist Church, Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Samuel Stillman wrote a letter on September 1, 1806, recommending to Brown University that William Carey be awarded the honorary Doctor of Divinity degree (D.D.).  Dr. Stillman's letter is held at Brown University.

[added:  August 4, 2001]



Supporters Page


"News 7  Today," WDAM-TV, Laurel-Hattiesburg, Mississippi

On Tuesday, August 21, 2001, Ms. Sharon Whitley interviewed the Center's Co-Directors, regarding the Center and the College's "William Carey Lectures," scheduled for August 27-29, 2001.  This page from WDAM-TV provides a link to the Carey Center's front page.  The Center gratefully acknowledges Ms. Whitley and the "News 7 Today" producer for their kind invitation.

[added: August 21, 2001]


'Father of modern missions' William Carey subject of namesake college's website

Published in Word & Way, the journal of the Missouri Baptist Convention, on July 19, 2001, this story reviews the establishment of the Center for Study of the Life and Work of William Carey, D.D. (1761-1834) at William Carey College, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA.  The Center gratefully acknowledges Tim Palmer, Managing Editor of Word & Way for permission to post this article and page.

[added:  August 23, 2001]


Crockett, Noonkester present "Carey the man" in lectures

Published in William Carey College's student newspaper, The Cobbler  46/2 (August 30, 2001):1, this story reviews the William Carey Lectures, August 27-29, 2001.  Also included in the story is a description of the Carey Center and an artifact display that occurred August 28, 2001.

[added:  August 31, 2001]






Created:  August 4,  2001        Updated:  August 31, 2001