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Author Wyss, Hilary E.
Title English letters and Indian literacies : reading, writing, and New England missionary schools, 1750-1830 / Hilary E. Wyss.
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor2  E78.N5 W97 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 251 p. : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm.
Series Haney Foundation series
Haney Foundation series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-241) and index.
Contents Technologies of literacy -- Narratives and counternarratives : producing readerly Indians in eighteenth-century New England -- The writerly worlds of Joseph Johnson -- Brainerd's missionary legacy : death and the writing of Cherokee salvation -- The foreign mission school and the writerly Indian -- Native literacy and autonomy.
Subject Indians of North America -- Education -- New England.
Indians of North America -- New England -- Intellectual life.
Indians of North America -- Missions -- New England.
Written communication -- New England -- History.
Literacy -- New England -- History.
ISBN 9780812244137 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812244133 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 768480297