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Adams, John (1735-1826) Proclamation of a day of solemn fasting due to religious persecution

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00270 Author/Creator: Adams, John (1735-1826) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Broadsides Date: 6 March 1799 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Proclaiming a day of solemn fasting for April 25th (with element of Thanksgiving; compare to GLC 1947)

People: Adams, John, 1735-1826.

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Keywords/Subjects: President Holidays and Celebrations, Religion, Government and Civics

Sub Era: The Early Republic