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In this letter to Robert Simerwell and the missionaries at the Carney Mission, Isaac McCoy details the difficulties of life among the Ottawas at the Thomas Mission near Grand River in the Michigan Territory (present-day Grand Rapids, Michigan). In particular, McCoy struggles with sickness, the challenges posed by trying to learn the Ottawa language, and the fact that his life is one in which the concerns of others must come first and foremost.

Creator: McCoy, Isaac, 1784-1846
Date: 1827

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Item Number: 219076
Call Number: Robert Simerwell Coll. #500, Box 1, Correspondence and reports, 1827
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219076

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