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Box 1

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Catalogue of Books Supplied by Dr. Bray's Associates, 1753-1817

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id307705
Scope and Contents 12 photostat pages with lists of books, entitled "Catalogues of Books for Home and Foreign Libraries, AD 1753 to AD 1817." One list is headed "1760/61 Books sent to the Rev. Dr. Dawson at Williamsburg, Virginia....for the use of the negroe schools founded there..."

Account Books (a): Correspondence of Dr. Bray's Associates About the Negro School in Williamsburg, 1760-1773, 1939

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id307707
Scope and Contents 25 photostats of letters of Dr. Bray's Associates about subscriptions to the Negro School in Williamsburg, Virginia. Letters addressed to Robert Carter Nicholas, Rev. Dr. Dawson, William Hunter, and Rev. Dr. Josiah Johnson. Correspondents include Rev. Mr. Waring and others. Topics include subscriptions, rules to be observed by the owners of negroes and other matters. Includes Vol. 48 of the "Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society" article entitled "Thomas Bray's Associates and Their...

American Correspondence of Dr. Bray's Associates, 1743-1763

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: id307709
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Negative photostats of papers, 1730-1817, of the Bray Associates, a division of the Society of the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, which was instrumental in providing libraries for the churches in America and setting up schools for the Christian education of negroes.

Minute Book, Volume I, of Dr. Bray's Associates, 1745-1767

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: id307711
Scope and Contents Photostat copies of Vol. 1, years 1745-1767 of Dr. Bray's Associates Minute Book. Includes pages 54 - 271, with many gaps.

Minute Book, Volume II, of Dr. Bray's Associates, 1768-1808

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id307713
Scope and Contents Photostat copies of Vol. II, years 1768-1808 of Dr. Bray's Associates Minute Book. Includes pages 22, 36, 37, 39, 40, 45, 50, 51, 54, 55, 56, 64 and 67.

Minute Book, Volume III, of Dr. Bray's Associates, 1730-1731

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: id307715
Scope and Contents Photostat copies of Vol. III, years 1730-1731 of Dr. Bray's Associates Minute Book. Includes pages 18, 24, 25, 26, 27, and 28.