Request to repeal an act regarding Quakers, 1705

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About this Item

Language
English
Origin
England
Description
1 sheet (2 p.) ; 32 x 20.5 cm.
Date
1705
Repository
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Identifier
colonialnorthamerica.library.harvard.edu/002621507

Content Notes

An appeal to Queen Anne to repeal an act passed in Connecticut placing fines on those who assist any Quakers, keep any of their books, or transport them into the colony. The act also imposed imprisonment to any Quakers found in the colony of Connecticut. Dated Whitehall, 5 October 1705.