An apology for the people called Quakers, [electronic resource] : containing some reasons, for their not complying with human injunctions and institutions in matters relative to the worship of God. / Published by the Meeting for Sufferings of the said people at Philadelphia, in pursuance of the directions of their Yearly Meeting, held at Burlington, for Pennsylvania and New-Jersey, the 24th day of the ninth month, 1756.
- Philadelphia: : Printed by Joseph Crukshank, in Market-Street., 
- Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14767.
1 online resource (4 pages)
- Society of Friends -- Controversial literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Religious aspects.
- Place of Publication:
- United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
- Originally written as a defense of the position held by Quakers with regard to the French and Indian War; republished with respect to the Revolution.
"Signed on behalf and by appointment of our said Meeting for Sufferings, held at Philadelphia, the 29th of the 6th month, 1757 ... Re-published by the direction of the Meeting for Sufferings, held at Philadelphia the 27th of the fourth month, 1776."
Imprint from colophon.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 14767).
- Cited in:
- Evans 14767
Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 3326
- Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.
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- Restricted for use by site license.
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