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Apocalypticism in American Culture

Illustration Credits

John Humphrey Noyes (1870?). From the Collection of the Oneida Community Mansion House, Oneida, NY.
Repository: Oneida Community Mansion House, website

New-York Tribune, Extra, March 2, 1843. Courtesy, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library.
Repository: Red, White, Blue and Brimstone: New World Literature and the American Millennium/The Second Coming 1843. An Online Exhibit. McGregor Room, Alderman Library, University of Virginia Library.

Cyrus I. Scofield
Repository: Dallas Theological Seminary, Turpin Library, Special Collections, Scofield Papers


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