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English Letters and Indian Literacies: Reading, Writing, and New England ...

Hilary E. Wyss - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 264 pages
As rigid and unforgiving as the boarding schools established for the education of Native Americans could be, the intellectuals who engaged with these schools—including ...
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Dry Bones and Indian Sermons: Praying Indians in Colonial America

Kristina Bross - History - 2004 - 257 pages
Native converts to Christianity, dubbed "praying Indians" by seventeenth-century English missionaries, have long been imagined as benign cultural intermediaries between English ...
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The Indian Great Awakening: Religion and the Shaping of Native Cultures in ...

Linford D. Fisher - History - 2012 - 312 pages
The First Great Awakening was a time of heightened religious activity in the colonial New England. Among those whom the English settlers tried to convert to Christianity were ...
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Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 8

Massachusetts - 1906
Primarily consists of: Transactions, v. 1, 3, 5-8, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28, 32, 34-35, 38, 42-43; and: Collections, v. 2, 4, 9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-31, 33, 36-37, 39-41; also includes ...
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Red Ink: Native Americans Picking Up the Pen in the Colonial Period

Drew Lopenzina - History - 2012 - 412 pages
Reexamines the writings of early indigenous authors in the northeastern United States.
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Colonial Intimacies: Indian Marriage in Early New England

Ann Marie Plane - Family & Relationships - 2000 - 252 pages
In 1668 Sarah Ahhaton, a married Native American woman of the Massachusetts Bay town of Punkapoag, confessed in an English court to having committed adultery. For this crime ...
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Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians Out of Existence in New England

Jean M. Obrien - 2010 - 269 pages
Across nineteenth-century New England, antiquarians and community leaders wrote hundreds of local histories about the founding and growth of their cities and towns. Ranging ...
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