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A letter from the Revd Mr. Sergeant of Stockbridge, to Dr. Colman of Boston; containing Mr. Sergeant's proposal of a more effectual method for the education of Indian children; to raise 'em if possible into a civil and industrious people; by introducing the English language among them; and thereby instilling into their minds and hearts, with a more lasting impression, the principles of virtue and piety. Preview this item
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A letter from the Revd Mr. Sergeant of Stockbridge, to Dr. Colman of Boston; containing Mr. Sergeant's proposal of a more effectual method for the education of Indian children; to raise 'em if possible into a civil and industrious people; by introducing the English language among them; and thereby instilling into their minds and hearts, with a more lasting impression, the principles of virtue and piety.

Author: John Sergeant; Benjamin Colman; American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Boston, Printed by Rogers and Fowle, for D Henchman, 1743.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Sergeant; Benjamin Colman; American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 14688624
Description: 16 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: Made publick by Dr. Colman at the desire of Mr. Sergeant, with some general account of what the Rev. Mr. Isaac Hollis of ----- has already done for the sons of this Indian tribe of Houssatannoc, now erected into a township by the General Court, and called Stockbridge ...

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