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Capital punishment -- United States -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia) letter to James Thornton (n. p.), 1792 September 3

 Item — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents Rush writes to Thornton regarding his opposition to capital punishment, and encloses copies of a his pamphlet on the matter, of which Thronton had approved. Rush also discusses his birthplace, Byberry, where Thornton resides.
Dates: 1792 September 3