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Collection Number: 01994

Collection Title: Memoirs of My Life, undated

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Size 1 item (64 pages).
Abstract MICROFILM ONLY. Account of the early life of Frontis, later a Presbyterian minister in North Carolina, who grew up in France and Geneva, where his parents had fled from Santo Domingo. Frontis migrated to Philadelphia in 1810, worked there as a cabinet maker unitl 1817, was converted from Catholicism, and was a teacher in Oxford and Raleigh, N.C., while educating himself to enter Princeton Theological Seminary in 1820.
Creator Frontis, Stephen, 1792-1867.
Language English
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No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in Memoirs of My Life #1994, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Location of Originals
Location of original unknown.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A more complete finding aid for this collection is available at the Southern Historical Collection.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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MICROFILM ONLY. Account of the early life of Frontis, later a Presbyterian minister in North Carolina, who grew up in France and Geneva, where his parents had fled from Santo Domingo. Frontis migrated to Philadelphia in 1810, worked there as a cabinet maker unitl 1817, was converted from Catholicism, and was a teacher in Oxford and Raleigh, N.C., while educating himself to enter Princeton Theological Seminary in 1820.

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