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A FRIEND AMONG THE SENECAS

The Quaker Mission to Cornplanter"s People

by David Swatzler

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Native Americans - Northeast,
  • Society Of Friends (Quakers),
  • Missions,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - General History,
  • Social life and customs,
  • History: American,
  • Seneca Indians,
  • Native American,
  • Christianity - Quaker,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • Society of Friends,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8000642M
    ISBN 100811706710
    ISBN 109780811706711

    Book Reviews Edited by Thomas D. Hamm A Quaker Promise Kept: Philadelphia Friends' Work with the Allegany Sénecas, lustrations, bibliography, and index. Paper, $ By Lois Barton. Eugene, Ore.: Spencer Butte Press, Map, il- In , at the age of nineteen, Lois Barton spent several months as a substitute teacher at Tunesassa, a Quaker-run boarding school on the Allegany.   D.J. Rogers, the underappreciated soul singer-songwriter who died Aug. 22 at the age of 72, had one of those voices that just stuck in your head. Start your day by listening to the Southern.

      “Roman Stoicism, by contrast, was a practical discipline—not an abstract system of thought, but an attitude to life,” said Gregory Hays in the introduction to Meditations by Marcus Aurelius.. An addition to reading Aurelius’s profoundly moving journal, which wasn’t meant for publication, comes another classic that focuses on the letters written by Lucius Annaeus Seneca—statesman. In the Hands of the Senecas by Walter D. Edmonds (47 copies) Dreamquest: Native American Myth and the Recovery of Soul by Morton Kelsey (26 copies) A Friend Among The Senecas: The Quaker Mission to by David Swatzler (25 copies) Maggie Among the Seneca by Robin Moore (23 copies) Skunny Wundy: Seneca Indian Tales by Arthur C. Parker (21 copies).

    [1] Homer, Iliad, xix. and xxiv. [2] The teacher of Seneca, often mentioned by him. [3] The reason is, as Lipsius observed, that friendship is essentially a social virtue, and is not confined to one object. The pretended friendship for one and only one is a form of self-love, and is not unselfish love. [4] According to tradition, from the time of Numa Pompilius. A Missionary Among the Senecas: The Journal of Abel Bingham, Edited with an introduction by JOHN CUMMING Often in anguish, sometimes smug, always intense, Abel Bingham contrasts sharply with the vivid and intelligent Seneca, Red Jacket. But his observations are a .


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[David Swatzler; Henry Simmons] Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Swatzler, David. Friend among the Senecas. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Preface --Maps --Prologue: Strawberry time A FRIEND AMONG THE SENECAS book the Upper Allegheny, --Friends come to the Upper Allegheny --Henry Simmons among the Senecas --The children of Onas --Iroquois games --Great eaters with big bellies --The seasonal round --A victory in the struggle for sobriety --Dances and a dead feast --Witches and wives --Visions, white dogs.

A Friend among the Senecas: The Quaker Mission to Cornplanter's People. By David Swatzler. (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books. xv, $) The Seneca people of the Six Nations Iroquois confederacy emerged badly bruised from the American Revolution. A Friend among the Senecas: The Quaker Mission to Cornplanter's People (review) A Friend among the Senecas: The Quaker Mission to Cornplanter's People (review) Schutt, Amy C.

Book Reviews75 published in a scholarly edition until now. Underwood is a leading scholar of radical and millenarian groups of seventeenth-century England. Download Living With The Senecas books, Mary Jemison was born in as her parents emigrated from Ireland to Pennsylvania. When she was fifteen years old, a group of raiding Shawnee Indians and French soldiers captured her and her family.

She was the only one to survive. For seventy-five years, she lived among the Seneca Indians who adopted her. Seneca Average rating 59, ratings 3, reviews shel times. Directed by Charles Robert Carner. With Patty Duke, Tiffani Thiessen, Margaret Welsh, Angie Rae McKinney. The film tells why a girl was killed by two of her best friends.

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