Title Statement of Facts from each Religious Denomination in New England
Location Published 19TH-AM-MA-BOSTON-CROCKER & BREWSTER
Book Number 15717
BROOKS, CHARLES, comp. A Statement of Facts from each Religious Denomination in New England, Respecting Ministers' Salaries. Collected and Arranged by Charles Brooks, Chairman of the Committee of Investigation. Boston: Crocker & Brewster. Gould & Lincoln. C. Stimpson. J. Munroe & Co. 1854. Octavo. Disbound pamphlet, side-stitched, light foxing. Collation: 1-34. Pagination: (1) title, (1) printer, -4 Statement, 5-24 replies. "At the last annual meeting of he Society for he Relief of Aged and Destitute Clergymen," it was unanimously voted to chose a Committee of three clergymen and three laymen, whose duty it should be to collect information concerning ministers' salaries in New England; and then communicate to the public the facts and opinions they should gather, unaccompanied by any advice and opinions of their own. ...These questions have been answered by letters speaking the opinions of at least fifteen hundred clergymen..."--Statement, pp 3 & 4.