Friday, 16 March 2012

Getting stoned

Ironic perhaps that a Christian denomination famous for its commitment to temperance should have as an early proponent a gentleman named William Seward, who ended up getting stoned...

Of course all is not exactly as it seems. Seward's diary of 1740 is our featured 101 Treasure this week and has also been digitised in full and made available to view on the website. Find out more here.