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" Each Member brought a Number of Books and presented them to the Body ; and laying them on the Table, said these Words, or to this Effect ; "I give these Books for the founding a College in this Colony. "
Connecticut Historical Collections: Containing a General Collection of ... - Page 145
by John Warner Barber - 1836 - 560 pages
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Travels: In New-England and New-York, Volume 1

Timothy Dwight - New England - 1821
...Pierpont, of New-Haven, Noadiah Russell, of Middletown. and Joseph Webb, of Fairfield, met at New-Haven; and formed themselves into a Society, which they determined,...Society, said, " I give these books for the founding of a College in this Colony." Antecedently to this event, the subject had been seriously canvassed...
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The American Quarterly Register

Congregational Educational Society - Christian education - 1831
...Each gentleman gave a number of books, and laying them on a table, pronounced words to this effect, "I give these books for the founding a College in this colony." About 40 volumes were given. Various other donations in books and money were Boon after added. In 1700,...
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The Quarterly Register of the American Education Society, Volume 3

Clergy - 1831
...Each gentleman gave a number of books, and laying them on a table, pronounced words to this effect, " I give these books for the founding a College in this colony." About 40 volumes were given. Various other donations in books and money were soon after added. In 1700,...
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The American Monthly Review, Volume 1

American literature - 1832
...a number of books and presented them to the body; and laying them on the table said these words, ' I give these books for the founding a college in this Colony.' Then the Trustees took possession of them, and confided them to the care of the Rev. Mr. Russell, of...
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American Annals of Education

Education - 1835
...upon the table several folio volumes, amounting in the whole to forty, with the simple expression, ' I give these books for the founding a college in this Colony.' In contrasting this course with the progress of some of the societies of the day, we could not but...
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American Annals of Education and Instruction, Volume 5

Education - 1835
...upon the table several folio volumes, amounting in the whole to forty, with the simple expression, ' I give these books for the founding a college in this Colony.' In contrasting this course with the progress of some of the societies of the day, we could not but...
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History of the Colony of New Haven: Before and After the Union with ...

Edward Rodolphus Lambert - Connecticut - 1838 - 216 pages
...James Pierpont, of New Haven, ' ' Noadiah Russell, of Middletown, and ' ' Joseph Webb, of Fairfield, met at New Haven, and formed themselves into a society,...preceding years ; and had come thus far towards maturity. In October, 1701, the legislature granted the before named gentlemen a charter, constituting them "...
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History of the colony of New Haven: before and after the union with ...

Edward Rodolphus Lambert - Branford (Conn.) - 1838 - 216 pages
...James Pierpont, of New Haven, ' ' Noadiah Russell, of Middletown, and ' Joseph Webb, of Pairfield, met at New Haven, and formed themselves into a society,...them to the society, said, " I give these books for 1he founding a college in this colony." Antecedently to this event, the subject had been seriously...
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History of Yale College: from its foundation, A.D. 1700, to the year 1838

Ebenezer Baldwin - Education - 1841 - 343 pages
...number of books and presented them to the body ; and laying them on 11 the table said, these words : ' I give these books for the founding a College in this colony."* Then the Trustees took possession of them, and confided them to the care of the Reverend Mr. Russell...
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NOTICES OF PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

CHARLES C. JEWETT - 1851
...of the principal ministers met at New Haven and formed themselves into a society, and agreed to form a college in the colony. At their next meeting, which...society, said: "I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." finest collection of books that ever earne together at one time into...
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