Society for the Suppression of Vice

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Originated with a Royal Proclamation against Vice and Immorality which William Wilberforce and fellow Evangelicals obtained in 1787, and followed up with a supporting Proclamation Society. This organization was endorsed ...

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945).

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