Torchlights to the Cherokees the Brainerd Mission

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .

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Paginationxi, 339 p.
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History. Brainerd Mission was established in by Cyrus Kingsbury, working on behalf of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM). The site was a tract on South South Chickamauga Creek, near present-day Chattanooga, previously owned by John McDonald, a former Scots trader and grandfather of John Ross, the future principal chief of the Cherokee on: Eastgate Loop, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

From the book "Torchlights to the Cherokees", by Robert Sparks Walker, in the chapter entitled Quotations From the Journal, there is this quotation regarding starting the mission at Creek Path. "Ap Received a letter from brother Butrick, dated the 8 instant. Highlights of this collection include the manuscript and dummies for Walker's Pulitzer Prize nominated book, Torchlights to the Cherokees: The Brainerd Mission.

Dates: Found in: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections / MS, Robert Sparks Walker papers / Robert Sparks Walker speeches / Subseries TV/Radio.

States "Torchlights to the Cherokees," William Holland was born at Belchertown, Massachusetts, February 7, On Septemhe left for the Brainerd Mission, where he arrived on Novem he served regularly as a teacher and a farmer. he was transferred Novemto the mission at Candy's Creek, TN, where he.

Brainerd Mission was a Christian mission and school dedicated to the education of Eastern Cherokees from to It was built on Chickamauga Creek outside of what is now Chattanooga.

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Dates. Creator. Walker, Robert Sparks () (Person) Language of Materials. This collection contains materials in English. Torchlights to the Cherokees: the Brainerd Mission / by Robert Sparks Walker.

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To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Portions of the Bible were translated from Greek into Cherokee, numerous tracts were issued, and an Indian hymn book, first printed in at New Echota, ran through new editions long after both co-authors had died.

25 Worcester began a Cherokee geography, and a dictionary and grammar were in progress when he left Georgia for the West.

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