|Summary:||Dr. Thomas Bray (1656-1730) was a leading figure in the Church of England in colonial Maryland. The collection includes information on colonial religion, libraries, and the Anglican Church Establishment Act contained in petitions, meeting minutes, correspondence, and theological tracts. For complete collection information, visit the full finding aid at http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1700. This bound volume has an appendix that includes: 1. An Order of Council, January 4, 1695, January 4, 1695; 2. Directions for the Use and Preservation of the Library Sent with his Excellency the Earl of Bellamont to New York in America., Undated; 3. A general plan of the constitution of a Protestant congregation Or society for the Propagation of Christian Knowledge, Undated; 4. A general plan of a penitential hospital for the employing and reforming of lewd women, Undated; 5. A memorial wherein is exhibited a view of the Original Institution and Jurisdiction of Rural Deanes, Undated; 6. To the Right Honourable and Reverend (Bishop of London), Undated.