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Metamora, or, The last of the Wampanoags

Metamora, or, The last of the Wampanoags

an Indian tragedy in five acts

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMetamora.
Statementby John Augustus Stone.
SeriesAmerica"s lost plays -- v. 14.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[1]-40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17103072M
LC Control Number87713884
OCLC/WorldCa9552034

Metamora: Or, the Last of the Wampanoags by John Augustus Stone Paperback | Feedback Theatre Books | Pub. Date: ISBN: | ISBN More Details Similar Books»Compare Prices» Add to Wish List» Tag this book» Add book review. The name of the village was finally changed to Metamora in based on the character in the popular play Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags. The village still has a Hanover Street and Partridge Street, reflecting these earlier names. Also, a popular location Black Partridge Park. History. Metamora was settled by Yankee settlers.

Edwin Forrest, Metamora, and the Indian Removal Act of B. Donald Grose John Augustus Stone's Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags is one of the significant American playscripts of the nineteenth century because of its close associ-ation with the career of Edwin Forrest and its popular image of the native American at. By the s and 40s, Lepore persuasively shows, American audiences would cheer famed actor Edwin Forrest's performance as a heroically dying King Philip in the long-running hit play, Metamora; or, the Last of the Wampanoags(). At the same moment, most Americans would endorse President Andrew Jackson's ordered removal of all remaining.

1. Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags loosely follows the events of King Philip's War, renaming Metacomet, known to the English colonists as King Philip, Metamora. The title role of the play became the “model Indian” in American life, according to Gordon Sayre. Fly with me around Metamora Indiana. Metamora was platted in The community derives its name from the play Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags.


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If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to. Washington Irving relates a romanticized but sympathetic version of Metacom's life in the sketch "Philip of Pokanoket," published in his collected stories, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

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Metamora is a man of straightforward honor who will risk his life to keep a promise, quite unlike his white antagonists, all misled by greed and lust. James Fenimore Cooper’s The Last of the Mohicans had been published to acclaim inand Forrest was no doubt banking on continued interest in the subject to expand his fame beyond Shakespeare.

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The Whitewater Canal only carried boats from tobut the canal was maintained to supply hydraulic power until The town of Metamora, Indiana, has one of the more unique names in the state. The name was taken from the play, Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags, written by John Augustus Stone. The play was written in response to a contest backed by actor Edwin Forrest and ran in the New York Critic.

The name of Metamora is from a play titled: Metamora, Last of the Wampanoags. was the sachem or leader of the Wampanoags and "Massasoit" of the Wampanoag Confederacy. The term "Massasoit" means "Great Sachem". As many as nine in ten of the Wampanoags were killed by epidemics in – The Narragansetts were unaffected by the diseases, and.

Media in category "Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags" The following 2 files are in this category, out of 2 total.Metamora is the chief of the Wampanoags and he takes in an english men that the english had cast out due to him breaking rules.

Metamora took in the white men and fed him and clothed him (WWJD). The english eventually were pissed at this and there was a battle and the wampanoags are annihilated and Metamora is left to die next to his wife and.The entire wiki with photo and video galleries for each article.