To Do Good to My Indian Brethren: The Writings of Joseph Johnson, 1751-1776

To Do Good to My Indian Brethren: The Writings of Joseph Johnson, 1751-1776

by Laura J. Murray, Joseph Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558491260

ISBN-13: 9781558491267

Pub. Date: 03/09/1998

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

Joseph Johnson was an 18th-century Mohegan Indian leader, preacher, and schoolteacher in upper New York state. Johnson's diaries, written between 1771 and 1773, document daily life in the Indian Christian communities, and his letters to white benefactors reveal both an uncommon talent for diplomacy and a powerful vision of Indian solidarity.

Overview

Joseph Johnson was an 18th-century Mohegan Indian leader, preacher, and schoolteacher in upper New York state. Johnson's diaries, written between 1771 and 1773, document daily life in the Indian Christian communities, and his letters to white benefactors reveal both an uncommon talent for diplomacy and a powerful vision of Indian solidarity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558491267
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date:
03/09/1998
Series:
Native Americans of the Northeast Series
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.59(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.26(d)

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