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A letter of Isaac Ferris to Groen van Prinsterer in which Ferris sends an honorary degree conferred by Rutgers College on Groen. Groen is commended for attempting to restore faith to the Hervormde Kerk. Ferris also expresses the wish that "We are anxious - - that the Government for the Colonies should grant us the facilities we desire in carrying on the good work of missions."
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Ferris, Isaac, "Letter from Isaac Ferris to Groen van Prinsterer" (1843). Van Raalte Papers: 1840-1849. 43.