Bascom, H. B. (Henry Bidleman), 1796-1850.; Lane, George, 1784-1859.; Sutton, Richard, 1807 or 8-1878.; Early, John, 1786-1873,; Summers, Thomas O. (Thomas Osmond), 1812-1882,; Methodist Episcopal Church, South.; Methodist Episcopal Church.; United States. Circuit Court (2nd Circuit)

Collection: Methodism

Publisher: Richmond : Published by John Early, for the Methodist Episcopal Church, South

  • A suit arising from the the split of the Methodist Episcopal Church over slavery; the complainants are the bishops of the southern church, the respondents the bishops of the northern church. Cf. Cohen, M.L. Bib. of early Amer. law.
  • Includes index.
  • Electronic reproduction.
  • digitized
  • The online edition of this book in the public domain, i.e., not protected by copyright, has been produced by the Emory University Digital Library Publications Program.
  • Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library copy has presentation inscription: From J. Walten[?] to Dr Summers.