A narrative of the mission of the United brethren among the Delaware and Mohegan Indians from its commencement in the year 1740 to the close of the year 1808, by John Heckewelder, who was many years in the service of that mission; ed. by William Elsey

; Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930 ; Jordan, John W. (John Woolf), 1840-1921
Cleveland, The Burrows brothers company, 1907.

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Other Authors Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930.
Jordan, John W. 1840-1921.
Subjects Delaware Indians -- Missions.
Mohegan Indians -- Missions.
Moravian Indians -- Missions.
Ohio River Valley -- Description and travel.
Description xi p., 3 ., [3]-616 p. incl. front. (port.) 2 facsim. 2 port., 3 maps (1 fold.) 2 facsim. 33 x 26 cm.
Notes Portraits and facsimiles accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress.
"The edition consists of one hundred and sixty copies, all numbered."
Printed from the original manuscript, with facsimile of t.-p. of original edition, Philadelphia, 1820.
(Cont.) Appendices: A. Lenni Lennape or Delaware Indian names. Prepared for the Transactions of the Moravian historical society from a ms. by John Heckewelder, by William C. Reichel, Nazareth, 1872. B. Narrative of a late expedition against the Indians, with the accounts of Col. Crawford, Dr. Knight, John Slover, and Mrs. Frances Scott. Reprinted from a copy of the edition published by Ames & Parker, Andover, no date.--Index.
Contents Preliminary: 1. A brief account of the church of the United brethren. 2. Count Zinzendorf. 3. Memoir of Heckwelder. 4. Notes of travel of William Henry, John Heckewelder, John Rothrock, and Christian Clewell to Gnadenhuetten on the Muskingum ... 1797. Ed. by John W. Jordan. 5. Narrative of John Heckewelder's journey to the Wabash in 1792.--The Heckewelder narrative.--
Geographic Area Ohio River
Network Numbers (OCoLC)09358198
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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