The Collected Letters of John Cotton, Jr., 1640-1699 Len Travers and Sheila McIntyre talked about the correspondence of John Cotton, Jr. Mr. Cotton was a widely respected leader of the Puritan… read more

The Collected Letters of John Cotton, Jr., 1640-1699 Len Travers and Sheila McIntyre talked about the correspondence of John Cotton, Jr. Mr. Cotton was a widely respected leader of the Puritan movement and enjoyed celebrity as a minister. His career was almost ruined by allegations of adultery. Mr. Travers and Ms. McIntyre talked about the correspondence that he wrote to his colleagues and how his life fit into Puritan communities at the time.

Len Travers and Sheila McIntyre are the authors of The Collected Letters of John Cotton, Jr., 1640-1699, published by University of Virginia Press. close

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  • Sheila McIntyre Professor State University of New York, Potsdam->History
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The Collected Letters of John Cotton, Jr., 1640-1699

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Aug 02, 2009 | 2:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 02, 2009 | 2:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 02, 2009 | 8:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 03, 2009 | 2:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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