The Battle of Saint Mary's, circa 1822
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."
Width: 13 cm, Height: 20 cm
Related People or Organizations:
Rev. William Hogan, c. 1780-c. 1850
(Manufacturer)St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
Library of Congress Subjects:
Pamphlets in American history. Catholicism and anti-Catholicism [info:lc/authorities/names/no2010038726]