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Bigelow tells of placing Indian boys in homes. Brother Wright has received George into his own family in Chillicothe. Brother Delay has a place for two boys in Deer Creek Circuit. Brother Brandriff says one or two boys can be sent to him at Jefferson (Pickaway). Two boys can be placed with White Brown. Bigelow tells Finley that the boys can be sent at any time and he will "distribute them." He has been told that Finley will be sending John Hicks to Darby, near Columbus. Abstract Number - 55
Wyandot Mission Letters; Education; Wyandot Mission; Indian Pupils to Methodist Homes; Assimiliation
Bigelow, Russel, "Letter from Russel Bigelow to James B. Finley" (1826). Finley Letters. 54.