Sentence Examples with the word maltreatment

The maltreatment of the Poncas, a fine and peaceable tribe, was peculiarly and inexcusably harsh.

Textual criticism is called upon to repair the mischief done to inscriptions (texts inscribed upon stones) by weathering, maltreatment or the errors of the stone-cutter.

It is in the Pointed style, but suffered maltreatment in 1806 at the hands of restorers, whose work, however, disappeared during the restoration completed in 1902.