John Black, the Apostle of the Red River
, Or, How the Blue Banner Was Unfurled on Manitoba Prairies
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John Black, the Apostle of the Red River , Or, How the Blue Banner Was Unfurled on Manitoba Prairies

By George Bryce
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  • JOHN BLACK THE APOSTLE OF THE RED RIVER
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • CHAPTER I. His Early Days.
      • BIRTHPLACE AND CHILDHOOD.
      • REMOVAL TO HIGHMOOR.
      • SCHOOLS AND SCHOOLMASTERS.
      • TO AMERICA.
    • BIRTHPLACE AND CHILDHOOD.
    • REMOVAL TO HIGHMOOR.
    • SCHOOLS AND SCHOOLMASTERS.
    • TO AMERICA.
    • CHAPTER II. Student and Missionary.
      • CHURCH LIFE.
      • COLLEGE LIFE.
      • A MISSIONARY.
      • FRENCH MISSIONS.
    • CHURCH LIFE.
    • COLLEGE LIFE.
    • A MISSIONARY.
    • FRENCH MISSIONS.
    • CHAPTER III. Montreal to Fort Garry.
      • ON TO RED RIVER.
      • A FRIEND IN NEED.
      • EN ROUTE.
      • DOWN THE RED RIVER.
      • A NIGHT SCENE.
    • ON TO RED RIVER.
    • A FRIEND IN NEED.
    • EN ROUTE.
    • DOWN THE RED RIVER.
    • A NIGHT SCENE.
    • CHAPTER IV. A Highland Welcome.
    • CHAPTER V. The Early Settlers on Red River.
      • THE HIGHLANDERS.
      • THE SWISS.
      • THE METIS.
      • ENGLISH HALF-BREEDS.
      • HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY OFFICERS.
      • THE PENSIONERS.
      • THE CENSUS.
      • THE PARISHES.
    • THE HIGHLANDERS.
    • THE SWISS.
    • THE METIS.
    • ENGLISH HALF-BREEDS.
    • HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY OFFICERS.
    • THE PENSIONERS.
    • THE CENSUS.
    • THE PARISHES.
    • CHAPTER VI. Sowing and Weeping.
      • NO INFANCY OR CHILDHOOD.
      • THE ELDERS OF THE PEOPLE.
      • A HIGHLAND COMMUNION.
      • ARISE AND BUILD!
      • THE FLOODS OPPOSE.
      • SCATTERING OF THE PEOPLE.
      • A SEA OF WATERS.
      • HOME AGAIN.
    • NO INFANCY OR CHILDHOOD.
    • THE ELDERS OF THE PEOPLE.
    • A HIGHLAND COMMUNION.
    • ARISE AND BUILD!
    • THE FLOODS OPPOSE.
    • SCATTERING OF THE PEOPLE.
    • A SEA OF WATERS.
    • HOME AGAIN.
    • CHAPTER VII. Pastor and Parish.
      • SIR GEORGE SIMPSON WON OVER.
      • THE PIONEER RETURNS.
      • THE CURE OF SOULS.
      • THE PARISH SCHOOL.
      • THE PREACHER.
      • HABITS OF STUDY.
      • DOMESTIC LIFE.
      • PUBLIC DUTIES.
    • SIR GEORGE SIMPSON WON OVER.
    • THE PIONEER RETURNS.
    • THE CURE OF SOULS.
    • THE PARISH SCHOOL.
    • THE PREACHER.
    • HABITS OF STUDY.
    • DOMESTIC LIFE.
    • PUBLIC DUTIES.
    • CHAPTER VIII. A Kindred Spirit.
      • A SELECTION MADE.
      • HEATHEN INDIANS.
      • THE TASK BEGUN.
      • FOR CHRIST AND COUNTRY.
      • INTO THE WILDERNESS.
      • PRINCE ALBERT FOUNDED.
      • MISSION WORK BEGUN.
      • A NEW DEPARTURE.
    • A SELECTION MADE.
    • HEATHEN INDIANS.
    • THE TASK BEGUN.
    • FOR CHRIST AND COUNTRY.
    • INTO THE WILDERNESS.
    • PRINCE ALBERT FOUNDED.
    • MISSION WORK BEGUN.
    • A NEW DEPARTURE.
    • CHAPTER IX. Red River Becomes Canadian.
      • BUT WE SHALL BE FREE.
      • CANADIAN SETTLERS.
      • THE GRASSHOPPERS.
      • JUDICIOUS CHARITY.
      • THE FLAME BURSTS OUT.
      • DIVIDED COUNSELS.
      • TOO LATE.
      • THE COLLAPSE.
      • RESTORING PEACE.
    • BUT WE SHALL BE FREE.
    • CANADIAN SETTLERS.
    • THE GRASSHOPPERS.
    • JUDICIOUS CHARITY.
    • THE FLAME BURSTS OUT.
    • DIVIDED COUNSELS.
    • TOO LATE.
    • THE COLLAPSE.
    • RESTORING PEACE.
    • CHAPTER X. The New Settlements.
      • SOUND THE GOSPEL CLARION.
      • CHURCH STATESMANSHIP.
      • HARD WORK.
      • THE HONOR ROLL.
      • SPECIAL DIFFICULTIES.
      • EARLY WINNIPEG.
      • KNOX CHURCH ORGANIZED.
    • SOUND THE GOSPEL CLARION.
    • CHURCH STATESMANSHIP.
    • HARD WORK.
    • THE HONOR ROLL.
    • SPECIAL DIFFICULTIES.
    • EARLY WINNIPEG.
    • KNOX CHURCH ORGANIZED.
    • CHAPTER XI. College and Schools.
      • AN EDUCATIONIST.
      • THE COLLEGE PLANNED.
      • THE ASSEMBLY DECIDES.
      • MANITOBA COLLEGE BEGUN.
      • REMOVAL TO WINNIPEG.
      • DEPUTATION SENT.
      • THE UNIVERSITY ESTABLISHED.
      • PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
      • ACTION TAKEN.
      • THE GOVERNMENT INTERFERES.
    • AN EDUCATIONIST.
    • THE COLLEGE PLANNED.
    • THE ASSEMBLY DECIDES.
    • MANITOBA COLLEGE BEGUN.
    • REMOVAL TO WINNIPEG.
    • DEPUTATION SENT.
    • THE UNIVERSITY ESTABLISHED.
    • PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
    • ACTION TAKEN.
    • THE GOVERNMENT INTERFERES.
    • CHAPTER XII. Memorials.
      • REVIVALS,
      • SOME DROPS DESCEND.
      • A HIGH ESTIMATE.
      • "FROM TRIBULATION TO GLORY."
      • "IN ROBES OF WHITE."
      • THE WHITE ROBE IS THE EMBLEM OF PURITY.
      • THE WHITE ROBE IS ALSO AN EMBLEM OF JOY.
      • THE WHITE ROBE IS THE EMBLEM OF VICTORY.
      • OUT OF AFFLICTION.
      • A BELOVED ELDER.
      • LIFE DECLINING.
      • TRIBUTES.
      • LAST SAD RITES.
      • RETROSPECT.
    • REVIVALS,
    • SOME DROPS DESCEND.
    • A HIGH ESTIMATE.
    • "FROM TRIBULATION TO GLORY."
    • "IN ROBES OF WHITE."
    • THE WHITE ROBE IS THE EMBLEM OF PURITY.
    • THE WHITE ROBE IS ALSO AN EMBLEM OF JOY.
    • THE WHITE ROBE IS THE EMBLEM OF VICTORY.
    • OUT OF AFFLICTION.
    • A BELOVED ELDER.
    • LIFE DECLINING.
    • TRIBUTES.
    • LAST SAD RITES.
    • RETROSPECT.
    • ADVERTISEMENTS
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