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The N. W. MacCully Manuscript Collection

Identifier: SCM 145

Scope and Content

This journal records a trip taken from Halifax, England to America between October 11 and November 24, 1825. N.W. MacCully gives detailed descriptions of cities such as Boston and New York as well as his travels through upstate New York to places like Niagara Falls. Several anecdotes about his time in America are also provided.


  • 1825

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There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The N.W. MacCully Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Biographical Information

Details about N.W. MacCully's life are unknown apart from this journal, which was donated by one Anne MacCully Winter upon her death.


0.3 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Processing Information:

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written circa 1994 by Douglas Denné under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in May of 2009.

The N.W. MacCully Manuscript Collection
Douglas F. Denné
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Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Princeton Theological Seminary
Wright Library
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Princeton NJ 08540 USA