REMINISCENCES OF THE INDIANS...WITH A BIOGRAPHY OF THE AUTHOR BY REV. J.W. MOORE, OF ARKANSAS. AND AN INTRODUCTION BY REV. J.L. WILSON, D.D. SECRETARY OF FOREIGN MISSIONS.

Richmond: Presbyterian Committee of Publication, [ 1869]. 236pp. Original green cloth. Spine ends a bit frayed. Else very good. Item #WRCAM27153

Washburn was superintendent of the Dwight Mission among the Cherokees of Arkansas, among whom he worked for a period of twenty years. Includes descriptions of the Dwight Mission School, Indian doctors ("conjuring"), organization of the mission, tales of Osage captives, etc. A very useful informative work. Very scarce. FIELD 1622. HOWES W127, "aa." GRAFF 4550. GILCREASE, p.57. RADER 3588.

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