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Home missions on the American frontier : with particular reference to the American Home Missionary Society / by Colin Brummitt Goddykoontz

Catalog Data

Author:
Goodykoontz, Colin Brummitt 1885-1958  Search this
Subject:
American Home Missionary Society  Search this
Physical description:
460 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1939
Contents:
Motives for home missions -- A missionary frontier of Europe -- The colonial period -- An interlude, 1776-98 -- Missions from Maine to Mississippi, 1798-1820 -- Formation of national societies, 1820-35 -- The great valley, 1835-55 -- The Pacific coast -- Slavery and the Civil War -- The Rockies and intermountane plateaus -- The last American frontier -- Home missions and education -- Significance of the home missionary movement
Topic:
Home missions  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Call number:
BV2765 .G66 1939
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980512