DELAWARE CHURCH RECORDS, A COLLECTION OF BAPTISMS, MARRIAGES, DEATHS AND OTHER RECORDS AND TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS, FROM 1686-1880, FIVE IMPORTANT RELIGIOUS GROUPS: BAPTIST, EPISCOPAL, METHODST, PRESBYTERIAND AND QUAKER, WITH HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF TH.
Clark Jr, Raymond B.
- St. Michaels: n.p. 1986.
- small 4to.
- stiff paper wrappers.
- 56, (8) pages.
- Order Nr. 69437
- Price: $15.00 other currencies
First edition. Includes Odessa Old Drawyers Presbyterian, Newark Quaker Meeting, Broad Creek Christ Church, Little Creek Old Style Baptist, Lewes St. Peters Episcopal, Register of Rev. Joseph Carlyle, Methodist minister.
Felcone, Joseph J.
WINNER OF THE BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA''S 2014 ST. LOUIS MERCANTILE LIBRARY PRIZE -- The first permanent printing office in New Jersey was established in 1754 by James Parker. Laws, proceedings of the assembly, and proclamations of the royal governors all came from Parker''s press, as did numerous works for the fledgling College of New Jersey (now Princeton University). Other printers soon saw opportunity in New Jersey, so that by 1800, forty-four individuals had been either proprietors or partners in printing offices spread across the state from Sussex County to Cumberland County. Printing in New Jersey contains full descriptions of...