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William Duncan of Metlakatla

Jean Usher

William Duncan of Metlakatla

a Victorian missionary in British Columbia.

by Jean Usher

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Published by National Museums of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Duncan, William, -- 1832-1918.,
  • Tsimshian Indians -- Missions.,
  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia,
  • Metlakatla (B.C.),
  • Metlakatla (Alaska)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublications in history -- no.5, Publications in history (Ottawa, Ont.) -- no. 5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 163 p. --
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14458004M

    Archbishop Duncan-Williams has 19 books on Goodreads with ratings. Archbishop Duncan-Williams’s most popular book is Binding the Strongman. He was born , in Metlakatla, British Columbia, and became from his earliest years a protégé of that utopian Christian community's founder, the charismatic Anglican lay minister William Duncan. Edward's father, Samuel Marsden, had been one of Duncan's first converts and was named after a famed Anglican missionary. Edward's mother.

    William Duncan in Metlakatla. From In the Wake of the War Canoe by William Collison. The story of Metlakatla is a quintessentially British Columbia story, which, in the middle of the 19th century, represented the farthest, deepest reaches of the British Empire. The founding of the community represented an experiment in Christian Utopianism, an. The story of William Duncan (), an English-born Anglican missionary who founded the Tsimshian Christian communities of Metlakatla, British Columbia and at Metlakatla, Alaska. The author, John William Arctander (), was born in Sweden and immigrated to the United States in

    William Duncan went to be with his Lord in having spent sixty fruitful years among the Tsimpshian Indians. His sacrifice of leaving his warmer and pleasant home in England for the cold and wet of southeast Alaska was to the great advantage of the people whom he lead to Jesus Christ. Reverend William Duncan, Founder Native Mission, Metlakatla, Alaska ca $ Postcard Overview Showing Father Duncan's Church Metlakatla, Alaska~ $ Free shipping. Nome, AK Postcard: Front Street in Winter, Snow - Alaska. My Fathers World Books, Father's Day Shirts & Jewelry, Eric Church Vinyl Records, ca glue Seller Rating: % positive.


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Get directions, reviews and information for William Duncan Memorial Church in Metlakatla, AK. William Duncan of Metlakatla: a Victorian missionary in British Columbia (Book, ) [] Your list has reached the maximum number of items.

Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. William Duncan (William Duncan Trust, Palo Alto, California, ). By Edward D. Kohlstedt. William Duncan of Metlahkatla, A Victorian Missionary in British Columbia (Publications in History No.

5, National Museums of Canada, ). William Duncan (missionary) William Duncan (April 3, – Aug ) was an English-born Anglican missionary who founded the Tsimshian communities of Metlakatla, British Columbia, in Canada, and Metlakatla, Alaska, in the United States.

Although sometimes referred to as "Father Duncan," he was never ordained. Early years. William Duncan of Metlakatla: A Victorian Missionary in British Colum­ bia, by Jean Usher.

Ottawa, National Museum of Canada Publica­ tions in Histor5y, Pp. xii, illus. Missionary and Lay Minister William Duncan founded the church in as a center for social and spiritual activities for Metlakatla. Although it is not the original church itself that stands here today, it is to this day a reminder of the root and foundation of Metlakatla and its rich history.

An old Bible is one of the artifacts in William Duncan’s cottage in Metlakatla. (Photo by Leila Kheiry) Metlakatla carver and historian David R. Boxley, explains why his ancestors opted to head north to Alaska: “Long before the border had been established with Canada and, back then the Russian Empire, and eventually the American government, our people – the Tsimshian people – were in this.

The Metlakatla Indian Community (MIC) is located on Annette Islands, it is the only Indian Reserve in the State of Alaska. The Reserve is 20 miles south of Ketchikan, Alaska and typically reached by seaplane, boat or ferry. The economy of Metlakatla is principally tied to fishing, seafood processing, services, tourism and forest products.

William Duncan, founder and developer of Alaska's Metlakatla Christian Mission. [Edward Delor Kohlstedt] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward Delor Kohlstedt.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Drena McIntyre is with Leandro A. Guthrie Sr. at William Duncan Memorial Church. J Metlakatla, AK I am going to miss this dear, sweet man who has been a constant supporter of mine by always believing in me in whatever endeavors I took on/5. But that was not why the Ancon anchored off Annette Island on Aug.

7, Also on board the ship was Father William Duncan. Duncan - an Anglican missionary who has spent 30 years in British Columbia - was meeting with an advance party of more than 40 Tsimpshians from Old Metlakatla near modern day Prince Rupert, B.C. Metlakatla, British Columbia (Tsimshian: Maxłaxaała) is a small community that is one of the seven Tsimshian village communities in British Columbia, is situated at Metlakatla Pass near Prince Rupert, British is the one Tsimshian village in Canada that is not associated with one particular tribe or set of tribes out of the Tsimshian nation's 14 constituent tribes.

"Metlakatla" or Maxłaxaała was founded inunder the leadership of Anglican missionary William Duncan. LANGUAGE Keeping It Alive & Well Learn about the Sm'algyax language and how the Haayk Foundation is working to keep the language alive.

TOURISM Sharing Our Traditions. DUNCAN, WILLIAM, lay missionary; b. 3 April in Bishop Burton, England, son of Maria Duncan; d. unmarried 30 Aug. in New Metlakatla (Metlakatla), Alaska. William Duncan was born, as they would have said in his native Yorkshire, on the “wrong side of the bed.” He was brought up by his maternal grandparents, and although his mother.

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Letter to David Leask and other native Christian Brethren at Metlakatla re the division between the native Christians, ; instructions to new missionaries; letter to William Duncan at Metlakatla re the extent of the government reserve at Metlakatla. G 1 C 2 L 2: Letter Book, Buy a cheap copy of Miracle at Metlakatla: The Inspiring book by Margaret Poynter.

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Miracle at Metlakatla: The inspiring story of William Duncan, a missionary (Greatness with faith)Author: Margaret Poynter.Father William Duncan of the Church of England in Alaska holding a silver cup. n.d. Photographer: Alice O. Swanson.

William Duncan, Location Metlakatla (Alaska) Time Period to Holding Institution Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center. Courtesy Alaska State Library.Previous chapter.

[1] Metlakatla is a Tsimshian town, 15 miles south of Port Simpson. While the mission station of the Church of England, established inwas conducted by William Duncan, who came there as a young schoolmaster, it was a flourishing place.