KITTO, JOHN, 1804-1854.
MANUSCRIPT NUMBER 270
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CITATION: John Kitto Correspondence, MSS 270, Archives and Manuscripts Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.
This collection consists of 23 letters written to
by John Kitto during the period from 1840 to 1850.
of the letters concern articles to be submitted to Kitto for his
publications. The collection includes five
written by Samuel Davidson to John Kitto dating from 1845 to 1854. They discuss Davidson’s articles for the Cyclopedia
of Biblical Literature. Article topics
the Septuagint, the Samaritan Pentateuch, the Talmud, the Targums,
and Revelation and its authenticity. Two
written by Kitto discuss his presentation to the King of Prussia. Personal matters are also addressed in three
Box Folder Description Dates
1 Correspondence – Letters from John Kitto 1840-1850
2 Correspondence – Letters to John Kitto
from Samuel Davidson 1845-1854