4, from the churchs perspective, the state endorsed and funded their missions to convert the world. According to Evarts: Nor would it alter the case,. Secondary, andrew, John III. He was buried in the. Emerging tribal nationalism threatened American government officials sense of control. Catkey: 1488178, stanford University, Stanford, California 94305. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1992. Evarts was a Vermont native, a trained lawyer, and an evangelical missionary. In spite of persistent ill health, he traveled extensively on behalf of the abcfm and among its missions to the Cherokees, Chickasaws, and Choctaws. He wrote twenty-four essays on the rights of Indians under the pen name "William Penn".
Delay is pregnant with great danger to the Indians; what you do, do quickly before the evil day approaches. Early leader of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (abcfm)Evarts was an influential editor and a prominent advocate of Indian rights and civic and religious causes. Stanford Libraries, responsibility by Jeremiah Evarts ; edited and with an introd. Martins Press, 1995) 120; Congressional Debates on the Indian Removal Act of 1830, Library of Congress Digital Collections,. 3, theda Perdue and Michael.
William, penn, was a Christian missionary, reformer, and activist for the rights of American Indians in the United States, and a leading opponent of the Indian removal policy of the United States government. Evarts, Jeremiah ( ) Early leader of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (abcfm).
Although the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions and the Department of War forged an alliance to writing a an ecology review paper support civilization programs, ultimately, they each prioritized incompatible ideologies and objectives. The rejection of this bill will encourage and invite the Indians to act of indiscretion and assumptions which will necessarily bring uponthem chastisement and injury, which will be deplored by every friend of virtue and humanity. I therefore call upon you to avoid these evil consequences while you may. Browse related items, librarian view. The next year he was elected treasurer of the newly formed abcfm, and in 1812 he became a member of the board and of its prudential committee. When, samuel Worcester, corresponding secretary of the abcfm, died in 1821, Evarts succeeded him, continuing also as editor.