Religion and Identity
Rosemarie Zagarri talked about the history of religion and religious identity in America from the Colonial period to the Civil… read more
Rosemarie Zagarri talked about the history of religion and religious identity in America from the Colonial period to the Civil War. Some of the groups discussed included the Puritans in New England, the Quakers in Pennsylvania, and the Irish Catholics who settled in cities along the East Coast. close
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