1811.068: Remarkable Occurrences among the People called Shakers.

Published: 1811

Full Title: Remarkable occurrences lately discovered among the people called Shakers, of a treasonous & barbarous nature, or, Shakerism developed. By James Smith.

Author: Smith, James (1737-1812).

Place Issued: Lynchburg

Issuing Press: Jacob Haas

Description: 20 pgs.; 17 cm. (16mo).


Anti-Shaker pamphlet claiming sect enticed women to flee from their husbands, as Smith's had, to join the sect's communities, only to be subjected to torturous conditions there. Another edition of this pamphlet was published in Abingdon this same year by John G. Ustick (1811.052); both reprint the original edition published in Paris, Kentucky, in 1810.

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