Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690
- Existence: 1648 - 1690
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Questions proposed by Mr. Charles Gordon concerning the Quakers principles to Robert Barclay's and his answers there-unto and Mr Charles his considerations of the said answers, 1678
Identifier: SAFE 1005
Scope and Contents Manuscript, copied from the papers of Charles Gordon by his brother, Robert Gordon, concerning questions posted to Robert Barclay regarding the principles of Quakerism. Includes Robert Barclay's answers to Charles Gordon's questions, Charles Gordon's responses to those answers, Robert Barclay's answers to those comments, and, briefly, Robert Barclay's answers to questions posed by Robert Gordon, who transcribed the previous material.
Identifier: MSS 029
Scope and Contents Carbon copy "a thesis presented to the Faculty of Harvard University in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy." Includes cover letter to his uncle, John Russell Hayes, Librarian at Swarthmore College
Identifier: SAFE 1006
Overview Robert Barclay's defense regarding claims against him after the publication of his "Apology," especially that he was a papist or received special favors from the King. Probably a later manuscript transcription of his vindication.