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From: William Schwartz <>
Subject: Re: [KIMMEL-L] Whiskey rebellion
Date: Sun, 21 Feb 1999 19:06:12 -0700


> Can anybody steer me toward a good source for information concerning the
> Whiskey Rebellion? I am particularly interested in the involvement of Johan
> Philip Kimmel, who I understand was in the thick of it. I know that he lost
> his pastorship? eldership? with the Church of the Brethren because he kept
> whiskey stills, an activity discouraged by the church. But I'm pretty vague
> about any of the details and would like to learn more.
> Jan T

On the web search for the Whiskey Rebellion. There is a lot of information
there, but I don't know if there is anything about Philip Kimmel. I have been to
the house in Washington, PA. where one of the leaders lived and had to flee the

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