Biography and History of the Indians of North America. Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia. Brief biographical sketch of Smith, matter-of-factly mentioning the rescue, and not referring to Pocahontas by name but simply as the "Sachem's daughter. In his 1624 history Smith claims there seems to be no other corroboration to have sent this "little booke" to the Queen on Pocahontas's 1616 arrival in England. See the other Frost entry this year. Reprinted from the Monthly Anthology this year, same title. Marcy later Governor of New York and U.
However, what Stith adds to the Pocahontas story comes at continuato qui end, information about her son Thomas, who was first left in England with Sir Lewis Stukley, but then transferred to Henry Rolfe, "and afterwards became a Person of Distinction and Fortune in this Country," where the "Imperial Family of Virginia. It is introduced with peculiar impropriety, in the history of captain Smith and the female Indian Pocahontas. Views of society and manners in America, in a series of letters from that country to a friend in England, during the years 1818, 1819, and 1820. Their feat, their fortunes and their characters were unlike. In a satire on the year's congressional activity, Mellen pronounces shame on Virginia for a particular senator: Department of the Indians, asks his audience to imagine Massasoit and Pocahontas making claims for their race. The Indian problem that's starting to get attended to; see Tudor 1820.
More emphasis is given to the marriage of Pocahontas, "which has always been regarded with great interest by the Virginians," "was hailed as an auspicious event at the time," but "never operated as an example": Illustrations by John Warner Barber. This is a companion to Smith's A Map of Virginia it's often called Part II or an appendixand they may have been published together though they have separate title pages. Shall beings, who are capable of knowing God, of understanding the grand economy of his grace, of enjoying the imperishable blessings of his salvation, be shut out eternally from such wisdom, and debarred for ever from such enjoyment? Three episodes trigger the comment that "we occasionally meet with traits of Indian character, so disinterested and noble, so humane and generous, as to produce in the civilized mind, mingled emotion of astonishment and delight.
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