The Life of John Papoonung – Part 14

Papoonung, with most of the Christian Indians, settled in a new village at Schonbrunn, the Indian name of which was Welhick Thuppick, both names meaning “fine spring.” The Delaware Indians,…

The Life of John Papoonung – Part 9

John Woolman had some other satisfactory opportunities with the Indians, and after describing one held on a First-day, he says; “When the last-mentioned meeting was ended, it being night, Papoonung…

The Life of John Papoonung – Part 7

Beside Papoonung and his followers, several other sober and well-disposed Indians came to Philadelphia after the treaty. Among them was Samuel Curtis, of the Nanticoke tribe. His residence was on…