|Title Page, Cotton Mather's Sermon, "Humiliations followed by Deliverences," published in 1697. ŠThe Huntington Library|
In this sermon, Mather gives the first account of Hannah Duston's captivity and escape from the Abenaki Indians. Mather interviewed Duston after her return to Haverhill, Massachusetts. A revised version later appeared in his Magnalia Christi Americana, 1702.
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