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The progress of the human mind from rudeness to refinement : exemplified in an account of the method pursued by Colonel Benjamin Hawkins, under the authority of the government of the United States, to civilize certain tribes of savages within their territory

Author: Samuel L Mitchill; Hargrett Library.; University of Georgia. Libraries.; Southeastern Native American Documents Collection (GALILEO (Georgia statewide project))
Publisher: 1818.
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This article by Samuel L. Mitchill was published in the American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review in 1818. Mitchill praises the work of Benjamin Hawkins, U.S. Agent to the Creeks, in his attempt to "civilize" the Creek Indians. He gives a rough outline of the history of the Creek people, relates anecdotal accounts of Hawkins' endeavors as well as peoples' reactions to his methods and discusses other mission work  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Writings
Named Person: Benjamin Hawkins
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel L Mitchill; Hargrett Library.; University of Georgia. Libraries.; Southeastern Native American Documents Collection (GALILEO (Georgia statewide project))
OCLC Number: 50487550
Notes: Document ID: pam011.
Document held by Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, E98.C9 M682, box N/A, folder N/A, document N/A.
Digital image of original manuscript, scanned by the University of Georgia Libraries in 2002, as part of GALILEO.
Description: 7 p. /leaves.
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Responsibility: drawn up by Samuel L. Mitchill.

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This article by Samuel L. Mitchill was published in the American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review in 1818. Mitchill praises the work of Benjamin Hawkins, U.S. Agent to the Creeks, in his attempt to "civilize" the Creek Indians. He gives a rough outline of the history of the Creek people, relates anecdotal accounts of Hawkins' endeavors as well as peoples' reactions to his methods and discusses other mission work among the Cherokees.

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