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Thomas Bray papers, Series 1, Box 20, Folder 1: A Letter from Dr. Bray, to such as have contributed towards the Propagating Christian Knowledge in the Plantations -- (Explanation of his return to England to help obtain royal assent To a bill for an Anglican Church establishment in Mary Land, Recruit carpenters, bricklayers and joiners to build churches and Parsonages), 1701

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
Creator:Bray, Thomas, 1658-1730
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1701-1710
Topical subjects: Bray, Thomas, 1658-1730
Church of England -- Maryland -- History -- Sources
Libraries -- Maryland -- History -- Sources
ArchivesUM location:Thomas Bray papers
  • series 1
  • box 20
  • folder 1
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Religion
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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