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Title Mission life in Cree-Ojibwe country : memories of a mother and son / Elizabeth Bingham Young and E. Ryerson Young ; edited and with introductions by Jennifer S.H. Brown
Published Edmonton, Alberta : AU Press, [2014]
Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 316 pages) : illustrations (some colour), map
Series Our lives: diary, memoir, and letters
Our lives (Edmonton, Alta.)
Contents Part I Untitled memoir of Elizabeth Bingham Young, 1927. Postscripts. Elizabeth Bingham Young : method in her Methodism -- Mission Wives at Rossville : some comparisions
Part II "A missionary and his son" and subsequent reminiscences, by E. Ryerson Young. Introduction -- A missionary and his son -- Reminiscences of 1962 for the years 1876 to 1898 -- "As darkness steals upon mine eyes" : a poem by E. Ryerson Young, on his blindness
Part III Supplementary documents and excerpts. 1 Resolution, Quarterly Board of Hamilton City East Circuit, 4 May 1868 -- 2 The Rope from Hamilton -- 3 Adventure with a Bull at Norway House -- 4 Letters of Clarissa Bingham and Sarah Bingham to Elizabeth and Egerton Young, 1868-69 -- 5 "A Great Surprise to the Missionaries Wife": Moss -- 6 Women's Work -- 7 Sandy Harte -- 8 Egerton R. Young's Illness with Typhoid, 1872 -- 9 Schooling in Rossville: The "Infant Class" and Miss Batty's Thoughts on Shawls -- 10 "Thanks to the Kind Ladies of Canada" : Egerton Young to the Christian Guardian -- 11 Transitions, 1873-74: Letters from Egerton to Elizabeth Young -- 12 Elizabeth Young's Second Account of Ontario and Berens River, 1873-76 -- 13 Two Letters from the Reverend Enoch Wood Regarding the Youngs' Appointment to Berens River -- 14 Letter from Little Mary to Egerton R. Young, 1887 -- 15 Letter from Alex Kennedy, the Youngs' Dog Driver, to Egerton R. Young, 1890 -- 16 Elizabeth Bingham Young: Appreciations and Memories
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Young, E. Ryerson (Egerton Ryerson), 1869-1962
Young, Elizabeth Bingham
Cree Indians -- Missions -- Manitoba.
Methodist Church -- Missions -- Manitoba.
Methodists -- Manitoba -- Biography.
Missionaries -- Manitoba -- Biography.
Mothers and sons -- Manitoba -- Biography.
Ojibwa Indians -- Missions -- Manitoba.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Young, E. Ryerson (Egerton Ryerson), 1869-1962. Memoirs
Young, Elizabeth Bingham. Memoirs
Brown, Jennifer S. H., 1940- editor
ISBN 177199004X
9781771990042 (electronic)