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How Marcus Whitman saved Oregon.

Oliver W. Nixon

How Marcus Whitman saved Oregon.

A true romance of patriotic heroism, Christian devotion and final martyrdom, with sketches of life on the plains and mountains in pioneer days

by Oliver W. Nixon

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Published by Star Publishing Company in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitman, Marcus, -- 1802-1847,
  • Northwest, Pacific -- History,
  • Oregon -- History -- To 1859

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Oliver W. Nixon ... Introduction by Rev. Frank W. Gunsaulus ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF880 .N73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination339 p.
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22905103M
    LC Control Number00000377

    How Marcus Whitman saved Oregon. A true romance of patriotic heroism, Christian devotion and final martyrdom, with sketches of life on the plains and mountains in pioneer days, (Chicago, Star Publishing Company, ), by Oliver W. Nixon (page images at HathiTrust). Get this from a library! A courier of empire: a story of Marcus Whitman's ride to save Oregon. [John Harvey Whitson; W.A. Wilde Company.]. Oliver W Nixon is the author of books such as How Marcus Whitman Saved Oregon. Books by Oliver W Nixon. How Marcus Whitman Saved Oregon. Newest listings by Oliver W Nixon. How Marcus Whitman Saved Oregon: a True Romance of Patriotic Heroism Christian Devotion and Final Martyrdom With Sketches of Life on the Plains and Mountains in Pioneer Days. When I tell my poor blind people after one more snow, in the big council, that I did not bring the book, no word will be spoken by our old men or by our young braves. (Nixon, How Marcus Whitman Saved Oregon, pp. ). All was not lost, however, our Great JEHOVAH did come to their rescue.


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Marcus Whitman (September 4, – Novem ) was an American physician. InMarcus Whitman led an overland party by wagon to the West. He and his wife, Narcissa, along with Reverend Henry Spalding and his wife, Eliza, and William Gray, founded a mission at present day Walla Walla, Washington in an effort to convert local Indians to : September 4,Federal Hollow, New York.

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Everyday low prices on. Marcus Whitman, ; Narcissa Whitman, (Images via Wikimedia Commons) Marcus Whitman was born in Rushville, New York on September 4, After studying under a local doctor, he received his degree in from the medical college at Fairfield, New York. The Methodists sent the Lees inand the American Board tried to get the right men for the work to accompany them, but failed.

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$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. The legacy of Dr. Whitman lived on. Stories of his ride east to stop the ABCFM from closing some of the Oregon missions became a legend that "Whitman saved Oregon for the Americans", making it seem that Whitman promoted a manifest destiny for America.

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Release. Barrows' "Oregon" and Nixon's "How Marcus Whitman Saved Oregon" have had the widest circulation of any of them, and neither book even alludes to the existence of any of the correspondence of Whitman and his associates with the American Board inwhich caused the Board to issue its destructive order of February, (which neither of them either quotes or alludes.

Marcus Whitman and his wife, Narcissa—martyred in —here ministered to the spiritual and physical needs of the Cayuse Indians and the immigrants of the Oregon Trail. WAIILATPU, the site of the mission founded in by Dr. Marcus Whitman and Narcissa Prentiss Whitman, his wife, was one of the noteworthy landmarks on the Oregon Trail.

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Excerpt from A Courier of Empire: A Story of Marcus Whitman's Ride to.A physician and missionary in Oregon Country, Dr. Marcus Whitman and his wife, Narcissa, were among the first American settlers in the West.

Inthey started a mission to the Cayuse Indians in what is now southeastern Washington state.