Christian Cyclopedia

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Bridgman, Elijah Coleman

(April 22, 1801–November 2, 1861). B. Belchertown, Massachusetts; d. Shanghai, China; educ. Amherst Coll. and Andover Theol. Sem. Sent by ABCFM to China 1829; arrived 1830; worked with D. Abeel*; ed. Chinese Repository; pub. Chinese Chrestomathy; active in Bible translation and revision.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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