ON THIS DAY IN 1853, the Eagle reported, “The annual renting of the pews in Plymouth Church (Rev. Mr. Beecher) takes place this evening. A certain sum is assessed on each pew as the price of its occupation for a year, and the choice is then put up at auction. The auction takes place this […]
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