- Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924
- Physical description
- .08 linear feet (1 folder)
- Preferred Citation
- Sabine Baring-Gould letters, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
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Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was an English author and clergyman. A prolific writer, his published works included religious works, travel narratives, novels, verse, biography, and amateur antiquarian studies. He is probably best known for writing the hymn "Onward Christian Soldiers.". Collection includes letters from Baring-Gould to F. Bligh Bond concerning details of church architecture and construction in English rural churches in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Some of the letters are illustrated.
Source of acquisitionGift?, Goadby, Arthur, 1951
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328