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Letter regarding eulogy for Mr. Ayer, builder of "The Spiritual Temple" in Boston. Includes Hazard's thoughts on the Christian Church's beliefs in "the reality of Spiritual Manifestations of today, though most of them are opposed to them"; and notes that medical doctors "abhor 'Spiritual Healing Mediums'" due to the competition for patients.
Spiritualism, Mediums, 19th century
Hazard, Joseph Peace, "Letter to Luther Colby, 1889-05-03" (1889). Joseph Peace Hazard Papers. 31.