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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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A New Look at Schools

Daniel Greenberg - Education - 1992 - 142 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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The State of Native America: Genocide, Colonization, and Resistance

DeLinda Wunder, Evelyn Hu-DeHart - Social Science - 1992 - 460 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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The Sudbury Valley School Experience

Education - 1992 - 234 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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A Cherokee Feast of Days: Daily Meditations, Volume 1

Joyce Hifler - Social Science - 1992 - 412 pages
...happier, healthier person. G Several of our young people... were instructed in alt your sciences... but when they came back to us they were bad runners,...ignorant of every means of living in the woods... SK NAT1ONS t is not easy to forget the hours we spent as children along some sparkling stream—and...
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The Emerging Global Food System: Public and Private Sector Issues

Gerald E. Gaull, Ray A. Goldberg - Technology & Engineering - 1993 - 272 pages
...the Colleges of the Northern Provinces [Yale and Harvard]; 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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Culture, Ethnicity, and Mental Illness

Albert Gaw - Medical - 1993 - 640 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, or counselors; they...
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A Mixed Race: Ethnicity in Early America

Frank Shuffelton - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 296 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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The Dragon and the Eagle: The Presence of China in the American Enlightenment

Alfred Owen Aldridge - History - 1993 - 287 pages
...young Indians attending colleges in the North had shown that when they returned to their own people "they were bad Runners, ignorant of every means of...or Hunger, knew neither how to build a Cabin, take Deer or kill an Enemy, spoke our Language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for Hunters, Warriors,...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - Fiction - 1994 - 629 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 counselors; they...
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The Excluded Past: Archaeology in Education

Peter G. Stone, Robert MacKenzie - Social Science - 1994 - 316 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 woods . . . neither fit for Hunters, Warriors, nor Counsellors, they were totally good for nothing. We are,...
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