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" We have had some experience of it — several of our young people were formerly brought up at the colleges of the northern provinces; they were instructed in all your sciences, but when they came back to us, they were bad runners, ignorant of every means... "
Works of the Late Doctor Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of His Life Written ... - Page 184
by Benjamin Franklin - 1793
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English Studies/culture Studies: Institutionalizing Dissent

Isaiah Smithson, Nancy Ruff - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 229 pages
...formerly brought up at the Colleges of the Northern Provinces: they were instructed in all your Sciences; but, when they came back to us, they were bad Runners, ignorant of every means of living in the wood . . . neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors, they were totally good for nothing....
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American Indian Sports Heritage

Joseph B. Oxendine - Sports & Recreation - 1995 - 334 pages
...formally brought up at the colleges of the Northern provinces; they were instructed in all your science; but when they came back to us, they were bad runners,...how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy, spoke our language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for warriors, hunters, nor counselors; they...
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Plain Enemies: Best True Stories of the Frontier West

Robert Scott - History - 1995 - 314 pages
...experience of it [white man's education]. Several of our young people were instructed in all your sciences, but when they came back to us they were bad runners,...in the woods, unable to bear either cold or hunger; they knew neither how to build a cabin, take a deer or kill an enemy; they spoke our language imperfectly....
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Beyond Comfort Zones in Multiculturalism: Confronting the Politics of Privilege

Sandra Jackson, Jose Solis, José Solís - Education - 1995 - 269 pages
...formerly brought up at the Colleges of the Northern provinces; they were instructed in all your Sciences; but, when they came back to us, they were bad Runners,...in the Woods, unable to bear either Cold or Hunger, . . . spoke our Language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors;...
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American Indian Quotations

Howard Langer - History - 1996 - 260 pages
...of the Northern Provinces, where they were instructed in all your Sciences; but, when they came back they were bad Runners, ignorant of every means of living in the woods . . . neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors, they were totally good for nothing. (Ibid.)...
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American Indian Quotations

Howard Langer - History - 1996 - 260 pages
...of the Northern Provinces, where they were instructed in all your Sciences; but, when they came back they were bad Runners, ignorant of every means of living in the woods . . . neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors, they were totally good for nothing. (Ibid.)...
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Kekionga!: The Worst Defeat in the History of the U.S. Army

Wilbur Edel - History - 1997 - 148 pages
...formerly brought up at the Colleges of the Northern Provinces; they were instructed in all your Sciences; but when they came back to us, they were bad Runners,...how to build a Cabin, take a Deer, or kill an Enemy, spoke our Language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors;...
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Chemawa Indian Boarding School: The First One Hundred Years, 1880 to 1980

Sonciray Bonnell - Education - 1997 - 162 pages
...formerly brought up at the Colleges of the Northern Provinces; they were instructed in all your Sciences; but, when they came back to us, they were bad Runners,...how to build a Cabin, take a Deer, or kill an Enemy, spoke our Language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, not Counselors; they...
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To Live Heroically: Institutional Racism and American Indian Education

Delores J. Huff - History - 1997 - 211 pages
...brought up at the colleges of the Northern Provinces. They were instructed in all of your sciences, but when they came back to us they were bad runners;...ignorant of every means of living in the woods; unable to bare either cold or hunger; know neither how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy; spoke...
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Studying Native America: Problems and Prospects

Social Science Research Council (U. S.) American Indian Studies advisor - Education - 1998 - 443 pages
...to William and Mary: "Several of our young people were formerly brought up at the Colleges . . . ; but, when they came back to us, they were bad Runners,...how to build a Cabin, take a Deer, or kill an Enemy, spoke our Language imperfectly,... were totally good for nothing.... However,... if the Gentlemen of...
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