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Pennsylvania -- History -- 18th century

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Rush, Benjamin (n.p.) letter to [John Bubenheim Bayard], 1784 June 25

 Item — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents A copy, in an unknown hand, of a letter from Rush to Bayard regarding sentiments expressed in an earlier letter to General John Armstrong. The letter reflects post-revolutionary state politics in Pennsylvania. In the letter, Rush censures his fellow Presbyterians, who refuse to revoke the test laws and to admit amendments to the state constitution. He also condemns the taking over by the Presbyterian dominated state government of the charter of the College of Philadelphia, now the University...
Dates: 1784 June 25