The Democratic Party of the State of Ohio: A Comprehensive History of Democracy in Ohio from 1803 to 1912, Including Democratic Legislation in the State, the Campaigns of a Century, History of Democratic Conventions, the Reverses and Successes of the Party, Etc, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Thomas Edward Powell
Ohio Publishing Company, 1913 - Ohio
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Page 439 - That all men have a natural and indefeasible right to worship Almighty God according to the dictates of their own consciences...
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