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Abigail Adams' Letter
By Abigail Adams - 07/31/1811
This letter was written by Abigail Adams to an unknown recipient in 1811.
John Adams Letter to Benjamin Rush
By John Adams - 12/21/1809
This is a letter from John Adams to Benjamin Rush in response to a letter Rush had sent him on October 17, 1809 in which he shared with him a dream about Adams reconciling with Thomas Jefferson.
The 104th Psalm by John Quincy Adams
By John Quincy Adams - 09/10/1841
John Quincy Adams transcribed a portion of the 104th Psalm as a work of poetry to send to Miss Mary Talbot.
Jacob Broom Letter
By Jacob Broom - 02/24/1794
Signer of the Constitution Jacob Broom reminds his son "to be a Christian."
Andrew Carnegie Letter
By Andrew Carnegie - 07/08/1907
Here is a letter Andrew Carnegie wrote after having received one of Thomas Jefferson's works.
Charles Carroll Letter
By Charles Carroll - 09/27/1825
Signer of the Declaration Charles Carroll expressed his strong faith in the redeeming power of Christ in this letter.
Samuel Chase Document
By Samuel Chase - 02/01/1794
A document signed by Samuel Chase, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, verifying that a person took an oath declaring his belief in the Christian religion.
Proclamation - Lincoln Day - 1919, Massachusetts
By Calvin Coolidge - 01/30/1919
A statewide Lincoln Day Proclamation, issued by Calvin Coolidge on January 30, 1919, while serving as Governor of Massachusetts.
Manumission - Dorcas - 1837
By Dorcas - 01/02/1837
This is a letter from a woman named Dorcas freeing her slaves, Warner and Nancy.
Dwight D. Eisenhower's Inaugural Prayer
By Dwight D. Eisenhower - 01/19/1953
Read the handwritten prayer from Dwight D. Eisenhower. This is the same prayer that he prayed before delivering his Inaugural address on January 20, 1953.
Gen. Eisenhower's D-Day Message
By Dwight D. Eisenhower - 06/06/1944
General Dwight D. Eisenhower encouraged the troops about to land on the beach of Normandy, and praying "the blessing of Almighty God upon this great and noble undertaking."
Election Sermon
By Daniel Foster - 05/26/1790
An Election Sermon preached before John Hancock and Samuel Adams.
James Garfield Letter
By James A. Garfield - 02/16/1858
James Garfield, the twentieth President of the United States, recounted the results of a revival he just preached in this 1858 letter.
War Bond Posters
By U. S. Government - 1944
See some of the posters the government printed to raise money to support the war efforts during WWII.
Paying Off the Barbary Pirates
By U. S. Government - 03/03/1791
This is an act of Congress enabling the President to honor the treaty with Morocco, which forced the United States to pay tribute for safe passage and buy back American citizens who had been enslaved by the Barbary pirates.
John Hancock - A Brief - 1788
By John Hancock - 06/20/1788
A brief issued by John Hancock as Governor of Massachusetts on June 20, 1788, requesting contributions to the Society for Propagating the Gospel among the Indians and others in North-America.
John Hart Document
By John Hart - 05/07/2013
John Hart
Thomas Jefferson Document
By Thomas Jefferson - 09/24/1807
An original document with Thomas Jefferson's signature that includes "in the year of our Lord Christ, 1807."
Manumission - Christopher Johnson - 1782
By Christopher Johnson - 10/17/1782
This is a letter written by Christopher Johnson in 1782 freeing his slaves.
General Order Respecting the Observance of the Sabbath
By Abraham Lincoln - 11/15/1862
President Lincoln quoted from two separate General Orders by George Washington in this 1862 General Order issued during the height of the Civil War.
July 4th Prayer
By William Rogers - 07/04/1787
Read the prayer prayed before the Continental Congress at the Reformed Calvinist Church in Philadelphia.
D-Day Prayer
By Franklin D. Roosevelt - 06/06/1944
In 1944, President Franklin D. Roosevelt printed copies of his D-Day prayer to give as gifts. Read a copy of this historical prayer.
Benjamin Rush Personal Bible Study
By Benjamin Rush
Signer of the Declaration Benjamin Rush categorized scriptures under various topics and made these handwritten notes for use in his personal study of the Bible.
Benjamin Rush Letter to Elisha Boudinot
By Benjamin Rush - 09/08/1797
This is a letter we recently came across from Benjamin Rush to Elisha Boudinot, the brother of the Elias Boudinot, a Member of the Continental Congress.
A Defence of the Use of the Bible in Schools
By Benjamin Rush - 1791
Dr. Benjamin Rush wrote a letter in 1791, which was later printed in 1830. Only a portion of this is available online. Be sure to visit the WallBuilders Store to purchase this entire track in pamphlet form.
Robert Smalls Honored with Medal
By Robert Smalls - 02/2012
The following newspaper article is about the Gold Medal presented to Robert Smalls, a former slave at the time of the printing of this article, by the "colored citizens of New York."
Will of Richard Stockton
By Richard Stockton - 05/20/1780
A portion of the 1780 will of Declaration signer Richard Stockton from New Jersey.
Manumission - Quaker - 1774
By J Townsend - 06/23/1774
This is a letter from a quaker inquiring into whether his former slave was still alive and if so if he could by her back in order to free her.
The Four Chaplains Card
By Harry S. Truman - 12/02/1960
See the card that commemorates the sacrifice of the four chaplains aboard the Dorchester on February 3, 1945.
Lew Wallace
By Lew Wallace
A handwritten page of Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur.
Washington Reading Prayers in His Camp
By George Washington - 1754
George Washington read prayers to the troops and the friendly Indians during the French and Indian War.
The Death of General Braddock
By George Washington - 1754
George Washington read the funeral prayers at the hasty burial of General Braddock during the French and Indian War.
Battle of Trenton
By George Washington - 1776
The Battles of Trenton and Princeton were definitive American victories that occurred early during the American Revolution. During both of these battles, God's protective hand is seen on General George Washington, who is credited with their success.
Daniel Webster's Letter to the American Bible Society
By Daniel Webster

Noah Webster's "The Peculiar Doctrines of the Gospel Explained and Defended"
By Noah Webster - 05/22/2013
Noah Webster wrote a letter in 1809 that was later published in a Christian magazine.
Noah Webster's Dictionary
By Noah Webster - 05/14/2013
Noah Webster came out with his first official version of the now famous Webster's Dictionary in 1828.
Noah Webster & The Bible
By Noah Webster - 05/14/2013
Noah Webster used his knowledge of words to update outdated words into words the common man would understand.
Noah Webster Letters
By Noah Webster - 05/14/2013
Read some of Noah Webster's handwritten letters regarding his work on revising and updating The Bible into the common language of the day.
Woodrow Wilson on the Christian Men's Association
By Woodrow Wilson - 10/24/1914
A speech given by President Woodrow Wilson on the Christian Men's Association on October 24, 1914.
Aitken Bible
09/12/1782
Prior to the American Revolution, the only English Bibles in the colonies were imported either from Europe or England. Robert Aitken's Bible was the first known English-language Bible to be printed in America.
American Bible Society Certificate Signed by John Jay
05/21/1827
First Chief-Justice John Jay signed this membership certificate as President of the American Bible Society.
The Constitution of the United States of America

The Declaration of Independence
07/04/1776

Webster Regiment
02/08/2013
Some organizational documents outline the formation of the Twelfth Massachusetts Regiment (1861-1864), which was affectionately referred to as "Webster Regiment" after Fletcher Webster (son of Daniel Webster), who led the regiment until his death in 1862.
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