The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography (Google eBook)

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J. T. White Company, 1898 - United States
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Page 223 - THE NEW AND THE OLD; Or, California and India in Romantic Aspects. By J. W. PALMER, MD, author of
Page 359 - The New York Society for promoting the Manumission of Slaves and protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated...
Page 125 - From the Academy, whose belfry crowned The hill of science with its vane of brass, Came the Preceptor, gazing idly round, Now at the clouds, and now at the green grass...
Page 149 - Figures and Descriptions of most of those Mosses peculiar to Eastern North America which have not been heretofore figured," and forms an imperial octavo volume, with one hundred and twenty-nine copperplates, published in 1864.
Page 119 - The son was educated in the public and private schools of his native town...
Page 32 - He received his early education in the schools of his native town, and then entered Brown University, where he was graduated with honor in 1851.
Page 116 - The Application of Redemption, By the Effectual Work of the Word, and Spirit of Christ, for the Bringing Home of Lost Sinners to God.
Page 332 - INHALATION. BY WHOM PAIN IN SURGERY WAS AVERTED AND ANNULLED. BEFORE WHOM, IN ALL TIME, SURGERY WAS AGONY. SINCE WHOM SCIENCE HAS CONTROL OF PAIN.
Page 169 - Judith, Esther, and other poems, by a Lover of the Fine Arts.
Page 5 - He was a member of the convention that framed the constitution of the United States; and in 1789, was elevated to the bench of the Supreme Court of the Republic, as associate justice.