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Title Journal of Reverend W. Cockran
Author(s) Cockran, Rev. W.
Section Section I: Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
Date 1839-1840
Document Type Manuscript, Missionary Papers, Diary
Library University of Birmingham Library
Reference CC I M2
Region North America
Names Reverend W. Cockran, Mr Smithhurst
Places America, North West Canada, Rupert's land, Old Fort Tarry
Topics journal, missionary papers, Church Missionary Society, CMS, evangelism, education, indigenous peoples, Native Americans, Indian settlement, agriculture, harvesting, Native American character compared to European (ff459, 462, 474, 476), plains fire (f465), funeral services, marriage customs, marriage of convenience between Indian couple (ff469, 471), death, suicide of Indian following death of child (f469), gender roles, perceived status of Indian women (f475), climate, winter weather
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