Monday, July 8, 2013
Little White Buildings
In Columbia, like in Salem, all the LWB's are lined up in a row in the center of town.
school to educate Indian students who would then return to their tribes as missionaries. Wheelock didn't recruit as many Indians as he had hoped, because of the great distance between his school and their homes. (Or perhaps because they were all "who wants to go to your silly Christian school anyway, we were doing fine before you showed up with your pompous wig.") Whatever the reason, Wheelock abandoned his Lebanon/Columbia location and moved his school to New Hampshire, where it was re-branded just a bit and became Dartmouth College.
doors and windows, and it is, after all, a white building standing neatly in line with the others.