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Collection Reference Number GLC04379.03
From Archive Folder Twenty-Six documents related to the founding and early history of the Society of Cincinnati 
Title Draft resolution of the Society of Cincinnati, State of Massachusetts, to deny a membership application
Date July 1787
Document Type Non-governmental organization document
Content Description Draft resolution of the Society of the Cincinnati, State of Massachusetts, to return the membership fees of Luke Day and Elijah Day for "openly joining & leading & conducting the late rebellion in this Commonwealth," and thus having "rendered themselves particularly odious & obnoxious to this Society." The resolution was apparently later published in the Columbian Centinel, relating to Shay's Rebellion.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Military History  Fraternal Organization  Continental Army  Society of the Cincinnati  Shays' Rebellion  Rebellion  
People Day, Luke (1743-1801)  Day, Elijah (1754-1799)  
Place written Massachusetts
Theme The American Revolution; Agriculture
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859