4 Civil War Era (1862) Sermons Handwritten in 4 Leather Journals

4 Civil War Era (1862) Sermons Handwritten in 4 Leather Journals

$295.00

4 Civil War Era (1862) Sermons Handwritten in 4 Leather Journals | The leather-bound volumes were written and owned by C. R. Lane, Pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Tunkhannock, PA | The sermons are dated 1862.

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  • 4 Civil War Era (1862) Sermons Handwritten in 4 Leather Journals | The leather-bound volumes were written and owned by C. R. Lane, Pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Tunkhannock, PA | The sermons are dated 1862 | The sermon topics include capital punishment, repentance, faith, trials & tribulations, etc. | One book contains two Andrew Jackson 2 cent stamps | In very good antique condition | Pastor Lane was installed as the pastor of the Presbyterian Church on July 19, 1853, and served the church for almost 20 years.  The 1880 History of Wyoming County, PA stated that “In 1834 the [Presbyterian] church [of Tunkhannock, PA] erected a frame building, costing about $2,000.  Several terms of the county court were held in this church before the erection of the county buildings.  The corner stone of the new church was laid on the 4th of July, 1867, and the building dedicated in the following year.  It cost about $10,000.  The church owes much of its prosperity to Rev. C. R. Lane, who served it faithfully nearly twenty years.

  • Artist / Maker

    Pastor C. R. Lane

    Date

    1862

    Kind

    Books, Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles, Documents & Manuscripts

    Medium

    Leather

    Signed

    Yes

    Subject

    American Civil War, Christian, Religious, Religious Text