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Missionary explorers among the American Indians

Mary Gay Humphreys

Missionary explorers among the American Indians

by Mary Gay Humphreys

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missionaries,
  • Indians of North America -- Missions

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 14127)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 14127.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 306 p.
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17560165M

    David Brainerd — Biographies and Information David Brainerd () was a missionary to the American Indians in New York, New Jersey, and eastern Pennsylvania. Born in Connecticut in , he died of tuberculosis at the age of twenty-nine. According to Charles Hudson's book The Southeastern Indians, drawing from James Mooney's ethnographic work, in general in the region a young man would send his mother's sister to speak to a young woman's mother's sister. The girl's mother's sister would speak to the girl's matrilineage about the idea, often without telling the girl.

    The France in America collection includes several English-language secondary sources—histories or biographies—drawing on the early primary sources about Indian cultures. One such source was "The Life of Father Isaac Jogues," translated from the French, which examines the life and work of a Jesuit missionary slain by the Mohawks in Shortly after Father Jogues arrived . Selkirk was sent in as a missionary, Sagamaw was the group's leader. This document is a typically racist account of "inferior" Indians. Lewis-Hoyt, Mary M. "Life of Leonard Slater: Pioneer Preacher and Missionary." Vol. 35, (): Depicts slater's contacts with Michigan Indians, especially near Grand Rapids.

      The Indians there spoke of his faithfulness and caring ways, and the Illinois Indians invited him to visit them and to see the “Great Waters,” the Mississippi River. He and Louis Joliet explored the Mississippi and the Great Lakes, making possible a series of missions among the Illinois, Kaskaskians, and other tribes. Fr. Presbyterian Missionary Attitudes toward American Indians, By Michael C. Coleman University Press of Mississippi, Read preview Overview Noble, Wretched, & Redeemable: Protestant Missionaries to the Indians in Canada and the United States, By C. L. Higham University of New Mexico Press,


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Full text of "Missionary explorers among the American Indians" See other formats. For anyone with an interest in Indian-missionary relations, from the most casual to the most specialized, this book is the place to begin" Neal Salisbury, Theology Today "If one wishes to read a concise, thought-provoking ethnohistory of Indian missions,this is by: He was licensed at Danbury, Connecticut, J ; was approved as a missionary by the New York correspondents of the Society in Scotland for Propagating Christian Knowledge, November.

25,and labored among the Indians at Kaunaumeek (Brainerd, Rensselaer County, New York, 18 miles southeast of Albany) April March ; was. Browsing subject area: Missionaries -- Liberia (Exclude extended shelves) You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from: Missionaries -- Liberia.

See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms. David Brainerd - Pioneer Missionary to the American Indians book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Few lives, since biblical time /5(17).

Among the Indians of the Paraguayan Chaco: a. Story of Missionary Work in South America. Told by W. Grubb and his fellow-workers in the Chaco Mission of. Comparing Catholic and Protestant missionaries in North America can be a herculean task. It means comparing many religious groups, at least five governments, and hundreds of groups of Indians.

But missions to the Indians played important roles in social, cultural, and political changes for Indians, Europeans, and Americans from the very beginning Author: Carol L. Higham. MLA Format. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library.

"Elliot, the first missionary among the Indians.". A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to promote their faith or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development.

The word "mission" originates from when the Jesuits sent members abroad, derived from the Latin missionem (nom. missio), meaning "act of sending" or mittere, meaning. It would have been far better for these poor people never to have known us Captain James Cook The Missionaries: God Against the Indians recounts an ongoing human tragedy.

The book details Norman Lewis' experiences with christian missionaries over the course of his travels through Latin America and Southeast Asia/5. The most famous missionary was David Zeisberger (), who served the mission for over sixty years.

5 Next in importance was John Heckewelder (), who was admitted to the American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia on the basis of his Indian research.

6 James Fenimore Cooper acquired much of his knowledge of Indians through. Part of the genesis for this is attack in the Mormon book lies in the previous valiant efforts of the Catholic "BlackRobes" to spread Christianity among the North American tribes.

These Jesuit missionaries were well aware that Greenland had once been a Scandinavian Christian country, with a Bishop appointed in Rome. Among the first to do this was Claude Allouez, a missionary on Madeline Island.

He made an early map of the area in Around this time, the Ojibwa Indians reached Minnesota as part of a westward migration. Having come from a region around, they were experienced at dealing with European traders. They dealt in furs and possessed guns. A plague swept off most of the New England Indians about ” The book “ Indian Narratives,” by Henry Trumbull, Susannah Willard and Zadock Steele states, “Three years before the arrival of the Plymouth colony a very mortal sickness supposed to have been the plague or perhaps the yellow fever raged with great violence among the.

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For other people with the same name, see John Eliot. John Eliot (c. —21 May ) was a Puritan missionary to the American Indians who some called "the apostle to the Indians" and the founder of Roxbury Latin School in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in John Eliot was born in Widford, Hertfordshire, England and lived at Nazeing as a :Widford, Hertfordshire, England.Explorers and American Indians.

STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. myatocute. Terms in this set (6) How did the use of Spanish missions affect the spread of disease in the Americas?

Thousands of American Indians were exposed to diseases at Spanish missions.