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Samuel Peirce, secretary of the 3rd Presbyterian Church in Cincinnati, sends thirteen volumes for the Penitentiary Library. The books come from the church Sunday School library and his own personal library. Peirce is the teacher of the Boys Bible Class. The books are religious, not sectarian, and many are published by the American Sunday School Union. Abstract Number - 1120
State Prison Letters; Prisoner Reading; Third Presbyterian Church (Cincinnati); American Sunday School Union; Donations
Peirce, Samuel N., "Letter from Samuel N. Peirce to James B. Finley" (1848). Finley Letters. 1104.