Gallery view

1880 June

Grout, Aldin

Autobiographical sketch

Springfield (Mass.) - Brief sketch of Grout's decision to become a missionary, arrival in Africa, and arrival of old age.

Aldin Grout Papers

1860

Portrait of Charlotte Bailey Grout

S.l. - Late copy of bust of woman identified as Hannah Davis Grout (first wife of missionary Aldin Grout). Given Hannah's date of death (1836), it is more likely that the sitter is Charlotte Bailey Grout, Aldin's second wife.

Aldin Grout Papers

1975 Feb. 27

Ireland, William Rutherford

Letter from William Rutherford Ireland to Norine Phillips Lee

Chicago (Ill.) - Includes transcript of letter from Aldin Grout, dated at Umvoti, 1854-04-22, and included in the Ireland family memorabilia.

Aldin Grout Papers

1974 Sept. 17

Stevens, Harold

Letter from Harold Stevens to Norine Phillips Lee

Mtubatuba (South Africa) - Circular letter on missionary work among the Zulus with manuscript greetings to Phillips.

Aldin Grout Papers

1835 May 20

Grout, Aldin

Letter from Aldin Grout and Hannah Davis Grout to Elnathan Davis

Cape Town (South Africa) - Suggestions for what goods and clothing to bring as a missionary. Uncertainty over how the missionaries will be received by Dingane; Dr. Graham has gone to investigate.

Aldin Grout Papers

1854 Nov. 25

Grout, Aldin

Letter from Aldin Grout to James and Elizabeth Bailey

Umvoti (South Africa) - Adams, a missionary, is returning home and his wife will wish to visit missionary friends; the two Lindley daughters also heading to America. Charlotte and family are in good health.

Aldin Grout Papers

1974 May 20

Stevens, Harold

Letter from Harold Stevens to Norine Phillips Lee

Mtubatuba (South Africa) - Circular letter on missionary work among the Zulus with manuscript greetings to Phillips.

Aldin Grout Papers

1974

Lee, Norine Phillips

Zulu village

South Africa - Mid-distance view of Zulu village.

Aldin Grout Papers

1880

Grout, Aldin

Incidents in the early history of the mission to the Zulus

Springfield (Mass.) - Lengthy draft of photocopy of Grout's narrative of the American Zulu mission from his arrival in 1834. Original of the manuscript is held in the archives at Yale Divinity School.

Aldin Grout Papers

1835 Mar. 16

Grout, Hannah Davis

Letter from Hannah Davis Grout to Elnathan Davis

Cape Town (South Africa) - Ordered to remain in Cape Town; learning Zulu language to prepare for Dingane. Advice for preparing for a long sea voyage: take care of your wife and suggestions for food to bring with (including cranberry sauce, fruit), clothing, and other goods. "And now my dear brother, perhaps you would like to know something of my own feelings since I left America respecting missio... more

Aldin Grout Papers