New York : Fordham University Press, 2005.
xviii, 253 pages ; 24 cm.
Hudson Valley heritage series ; no. 3.
Formatted Contents Note
"The hand of popery in this hellish conspiracy" : the legacy of Anti-Catholicism in Colonial New York "The encouragement popery had met with" : Catholics and religious liberty in Revolutionary New York "No foreign ecclesiastical authority" : Catholics and Republican citizenship "Federalists and tories carrying everything with a high hand" : Catholics and the politics of the 1790s "In all countries such distinctions are odious : in none more so than this" : political equality in the early republic "A middle party?" : Catholics and Republican Nationalism "The great chain of national union" : Catholics and the Republican triumph Conclusion "A most Democratic and Republican class.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-243) and index.