The Battle of Saint Mary's, circa 1822


Permanent ID:
13257
Call number:
Wg*699
Date:
1822
Image Description:
Full Title: The Battle of Saint Mary's, a Serio comic ballad with desultory remarks on the dissentions in that church, by an observer Wholly unconnected to the Parties, but wishing well for Liberty and Peace.

This pamphlet is a somewhat satirical retelling of the St. Mary riots of April 1822. The riots were the result of a trial against Rev. William Hogan in which he was expulsed from the Catholic Church. This event marked the end to what is known as the "Hogan Schism."
Format:
Printed Matter
Dimensions:
Width: 13 cm, Height: 20 cm
Related People or Organizations:
Rev. William Hogan, c. 1780-c. 1850 (Manufacturer)
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church (Manufacturer)
Library of Congress Subjects:
Catholicism [info:lc/vocabulary/ethnographicTerms/afset002871]
Anti-Catholicism [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85005604]
Pamphlets in American history. Catholicism and anti-Catholicism [info:lc/authorities/names/no2010038726]