Title: Title page and frontispiece of Brief memoirs of Mrs. Harriet Hewell, wife of the Rev. S. Newell, African missionary to India.
Creator: Newell, Harriet, 1793-1812.
Bibliographic Citation: Newell, Harriet, 1793-1812. Brief memoirs of Mrs. Harriet Newell, wife of the Rev. S. Newell, African missionary to India. Edinburgh : Sabbath School Union for Scotland, 1832.
Notes: In 1812, the Rev. Samuel Newell and his wife Harriet were among the first American missionaries to go overseas. Harriet Newell died a few months into the journey. Her memoirs were published posthumously in numerous editions and inspired pious women throughout the United States. The frontispiece shows the author at her writing desk.
Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University
is Part Of Exhibition: People in the World of Print
Exhibition Theme: Women
Call Number: Cutter EN44 Rare Books/Special Collections (McLennan Bldg, 4th floor)
Image Identifier: newell_brief_memoires_1832-titlepage