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Stephens Collection
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1page7.75x6.75 in.
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The work that I am about to accomplish — fragment — undated
Scope & Content:
Appears to be a note written to himself, it opens with the phrase; "The work that I am about to accomplish requires that I should associate myself with those who are prepared by the Lord to accept and desire [underlined] the ultimate of what I teach — namely — that my organism (external) be consumed upon the altar of sacrifice that the potential element of life be imparted to the resurrection." He mentions his "...early mutation" of his physical structure. Teed also talks about his parents. He says that "...Father and Mother have been very kind..." but that they, especially his father, don't have much "...confidence either in the integrity of my purpose or my desire and ability — by the Lord — to effect it.
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