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Reverend Samson Occom (1723–1792)
Date: 1769
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Medium: Black ink and wash and white gouache on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 13 7/8 x 10 in. ( 35.2 x 25.4 cm )
Description: Portrait
Credit Line: Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Object Number: 1979.68
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Inscribed: Inscribed at lower center below image: "The Reverend Mr. SAMSON OCCOM, / The first Indian Minister that ever was in Europe. & who accompanied the Revd. Nathl. Whiteaker DD / in an application to Great Britt"

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The Reverend Samson Occom (1723-1792) was a noted Indian clergyman and missionary.