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作者 Gambold, Anna Rosina, d. 1821
書名 The Moravian Springplace Mission to the Cherokees [electronic resource] / edited and with an introduction by Rowena McClinton
出版項 Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
國際標準書號 9780803234390 (electronic bk.)
0803234392 (electronic bk.)
9780803220959 (pbk.)
0803220952 (pbk.)
book jacket
版本 Abridged ed
說明 1 online resource (181 p.) : maps
系列 Indians of the Southeast
附註 Includes bibliographical references
Significant events and themes at Springplace Mission between 1805 and 1821 -- Conversion, Moravian style -- Principal converts to the Moravian Church -- James Vann's rejection of Christianity -- Annuity distribution at Vann's plantation -- Cherokee education, Moravian style -- Children's illnesses at the mission -- Removal of children from the mission school -- Rumors of mistreatment of students -- Runaway students -- Rumors of abductions -- Rumors of hunger -- Children's "errant" behavior-- A child's death at the mission -- Use of alcohol -- Travelers and notable visitors -- Earthquakes -- Creek War of 1813-14 -- Continuity oftraditional Cherokee cultural traits -- Cherokees' conceptof land andland values -- Voices in Cherokee councils -- Moravians and the U.S. government -- Cherokee agricultural practices -- Cherokee traditional rituals and contact with Christianity -- Trade --Cherokee law and punishment -- Green corn ceremony -- Ball play -- Cherokee origin stories -- Cherokees' responses to Christian images -- Epilogue
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主題 Gambold, Anna Rosina, d. 1821 -- Diaries
Gambold, John, ca. 1761-1827 -- Diaries
Springplace Mission (Ga.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Missionaries -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- Diaries
Moravians -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- Diaries
Indian school children -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Cherokee Indians -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Moravians -- Missions -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Cherokee Indians -- Missions -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Spring Place (Ga.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Alt Author Gambold, John, ca. 1761-1827
McClinton, Rowena, 1940-
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