EPISODE 38: Peaceable
Kingdom: Nicholas Austin, Quaker Pioneer
Directed by Martin Duckworth
- Why did Nicholas Austin
come to the Eastern Townships of Québec?
- He was one of the early
Europeans to settle in that region of Québec. What did the Native
Canadians teach Austin to help him to survive?
- What do Quakers believe
that all living things possess?
- How does this belief prevent
them from fighting in a war?
- Does refusing to fight in
war make you a coward? Or do you have to be brave if you choose not
- In what way has the town
of Austin, Québec, kept faith with its early Quaker roots?