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Maria Fearing

Patricia Sammon

Maria Fearing

a woman whose dreams crossed an ocean

by Patricia Sammon

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Published by Writers Consortium Books in Huntsville, AL (4318 Shelby Ave., SE, Huntsville 35801) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
    • Subjects:
    • Fearing, Maria, 1839-1937 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Fearing, Maria, 1838-1937.,
    • African Americans -- Alabama -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Missionaries -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • African American missionaries -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Missionaries.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Alabama -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      Follows the life of the woman who rose from slavery to become a missionary in the Belgian Congo.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Patricia Sammon ; with illustrations by John Gilbert.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesRecollections of valor., v. 1
      ContributionsGilbert, John, 1956- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT3260 .R43 1989 vol. 1, E185.97.F39 .R43 1989 vol. 1
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2221087M
      LC Control Number89050174

      qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before An extraordinary generation: the legacy of William H. Sheppard thus ending a unique chapter in the colonial history of Maria Fearing went to Africa unsupported by the Congo Presbyterian Mission Va . Careers Across Color Lines: American Women Missionaries and Race Relations, Kimberly DeJoie Hill A dissertation submitted to the faculty of the University of North Carol.

      American missionary Maria Fearing are notable. The book is not a work of theory but does periodically consider how the story of Christian women has been told by historiographers and theologians. Sometimes the reader wants more theoretical heft to accompany . Genealogy of Zimmerman, Hartwich, Matzke, Coplien, Kopplin, Donker and Howard. Early settlers in Wisconsin and Illinois.

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is a Georgia Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on Decem The company's filing status is listed as Active/Compliance and its File Number is K The Registered Agent on file for this company is Bettie J Durrah and is located at 29 Kelso At Peyton, Atlanta, GA Location: Georgia (GA).