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Page 224 - CHARLES, LL.D. (1809-1894), of Boston, a graduate of Harvard in the Class of 1828, President of the Alumni Association, and an Overseer of the College (1852-1856), in the Corporation of which he had twice refused a seat, member of the American Philosophical Society, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Society of Antiquaries of London, and other learned societies abroad, President of the Massachusetts Historical Society, Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and of the Thirtieth...
Page 261 - But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood and of earth: and some to honour, and some to dishonour. 21 If a man therefore, purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified, and meet for the master's use, and prepared unto every good work.
Page 231 - And if thou saidst I am not peer To any lord in Scotland here, Lowland or Highland, far or near, Lord Angus, thou hast lied!
Page 106 - The celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the settlement of the Jews in the United States properly emphasizes a series of historical facts of more than merely national significance.
Page 220 - Proceedings of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in union with the most Ancient and Honorable Grand Lodges in Europe and America, according to the old constitutions.
Page 172 - Quenched, | being an Answer unto a | Slanderous Book, Entituled ; George Fox | Digged out of his Burrows, &c. Printed at Boston in the Year 1676. by Roger Williams of Providence in New-England.
Page 142 - Í692, aged 86. He is spoken of as a carpenter in the Duxbury records, and the Plymouth Colony records show that he made a pair of stocks for the town of Duxbury in 1640. In 1640 and 1642 he was a member of the Grand Jury ; in 1642 he bought a house and land in Duxbury (Millbrook) ; and in 1643 he was on the list of those able to bear arms. He was admitted freeman in Plymouth Colony in 1656. In 1658 he was surveyor of highways in Duxbury; constable in 1661 ; and in 1662, '69, '74, '78, '80 and '81...
Page 129 - Salisbury, successively, in the General Court; was Treasurer of the Colony in 1676, and an Assistant during the last four years of his life. He was one of the founders of the Third or Old South Church, in 1669. He died Sept. 30, 1683. His diary, kept from 1638 to 1682, has been published by the American Antiquarian Society.
Page xxv - The librarian reports that during the year there have been added to the library by gifts 68 books and 137 pamphlets.