Baltimore: Biography (Google eBook)

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Clayton Colman Hall
Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1912 - Baltimore (Md.)
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Page 256 - He was one of the founders and the first president of the Ethnological Society of America : and from 1843 to his death he was president of the New York Historical Society.
Page 474 - There is no death ! What seems so is transition : This life of mortal breath Is but a suburb of the life elysian, Whose portal we call Death.
Page 25 - For myself, as a citizen of the United States, and without closing my eyes to our shortcomings as a nation, I say, with a deep sense of pride and gratitude, that I belong to a country where the civil government holds over us the aegis of its protection, without interfering with us in the legitimate exercise of our sublime mission as ministers of the Gospel of Christ.
Page 72 - For a number of years he served as a member of the Board of Managers and at the time of his death was third vice-president of the Society.
Page 344 - Men, my brothers, men the workers, ever reaping something new: That which they have done but earnest of the things that they shall do...
Page 91 - Prosector to the Chair of Anatomy in the Medical Department of the University.
Page 199 - Folks who never do any more than they get paid for, never get paid for any more than they do.
Page 474 - None knew him but to love him, None named him but to praise.
Page 25 - Peace, plenty, love, truth, terror, That were the servants to this chosen infant, Shall then be his, and like a vine grow to him ; Wherever the bright sun of heaven shall shine, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations...
Page 378 - Blessed is the man who hath not walked in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stood in the way of sinners, nor sat in the seat of the scornful...

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