Author Convention of Elders and Brethren of the Baptist Denomination (1803 : Bristol, Conn.)
Title To the honorable General Assembly of the state of Connecticut, [electronic resource] : to be holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1803, the remonstrance and petition of a Convention of Elders and Brethren of the Baptist Denomination, assembled at Bristol, on the first Wednesday of February, 1803, respectfully sheweth ..
Imprint [Hartford? : s.n., 1803]
Descript 1 sheet ([1] p.)
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 3723
Note "In short, your petitioners humbly conceive, that the Christian religion is not an object of civil government, nor any ways under its controul ... Whereupon your petitioners pray your honors ... to repeal all the laws of this state which form the religious establishment thereof. ... Dated at Bristol the second day of February ... 1803. Signed by order and in behalf of the said convention. Rufus Babcock, moderator. David Bolles, Junr. clerk."
Text printed in three columns
Shaw & Shoemaker 3723
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 3723)
Subject Baptists -- Connecticut
Church and state -- Connecticut
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865
Broadsides. rbgenr
Memorials (Legal) rbgenr
Alt Author Babcock, Rufus, 1758-1842
Connecticut. General Assembly