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A band of twenty-five Abenaki from Canada stopped in Greenfield and Deerfield for several nights in August and September 1837. The residents of both towns were at first alarmed as to their purpose, but their fears were put to rest when they discovered they were descendants of a former Deerfield girl, Eunice Williams, and that they came in peace.


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"Civilization rebuked by the savage" in "Gazette and Mercury" Newspaper

publisher   Phelps and Ingersoll [editors]
date   Sep 5, 1837
location   Greenfield, Massachusetts
width   3.0"
height   3.0"
process/materials   printed paper, ink
item type   Periodicals/Newspaper
accession #   #L01.009

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