Quakers in the Colonial Northeast

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University Press of New England, 1980 - Religion - 238 pages
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Traces the Quaker experience in New England & New York from the arrival of the first English Quaker missionaries in 1656 to 1790.

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Contents

Preface
1
Institutions Growth and Worship
59
Testimonies and Politics
97
Copyright

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