TitleAn address to the state of Ohio protesting against a certain clause of the militia law enacted by the legislature at their last session : and shewing the inconsistency of military power interfereing with persons and property consecrated to the pious and benevolent purposes of the Gospel / by order of the United Society, called Shakers.
PublishedLebanon, Ohio : Printed at the office of the farmer, by George Smith, 1818.
Description24 p. ; 19 cm.
General Note"March 1818."
LC copy inscribed Stephen Spining.
Cit./Ref. NoteReferences: Shaw & Shoemaker 45693; MacLean, J.P. Shaker lit., 110.
Provenance NoteLC copy purchased from J.P. MacLean in 1906; stamped YA 23727.
SubjectsConscientious objectors -- Ohio.
Draft -- Ohio.
Imprints, Early -- American -- To 1820.
Military law -- Ohio.
Ohio imprints -- 1818.
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Shakers.
Other AuthorsMacLean, J. P. (John Patterson), 1848-1939, former owner.
OrganizationsShaker Collection (Library of Congress)
LC Card Number99-478284
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: BX 9787 M169 Vault
mq170125: Rare book room, LC class, restricted access [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 101844]