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Author Gray, Thomas, 1772-1847
Title The value of life and charitable institutions. [electronic resource] : A discourse delivered before the Humane Society of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, at their semi-annual meeting, June 11th, 1805. : [One line from Genesis] / By Thomas Gray, Minister of the Church of Christ on Jamaica Plain, Roxbury
Imprint Boston: : Printed by Hosea Sprague, no. 88, Newbury-Street., 1805
Descript 46 p. ; 24 cm
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 4560
Note Half-title: Rev. Mr. Gray's discourse before the Humane Society
"Appendix," p. 23-28, includes communications "received in the course of the last year."
"Apparent death--life restored," p. 28, in verse
"Resuscitative process."--p. 29-32
Abstract from the committee of trustees including "huts erected," "premiums adjudged," "expenses paid by the treasurer," "funds," "officers," "members deceased since the last publication," and "catalogue of the members of the Humane Society."
Shaw & Shoemaker 4560
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. 4560)
Subject Humane Society of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Drowning -- Resuscitation
Lifesaving -- Massachusetts -- Societies, etc
Alt Author Humane Society of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Alt Title Rev. Mr. Gray's Discourse before the Humane Society
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