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Trübner's Bibliographical Guide to American Literature: A Classed List of ... - Page cx
by Benjamin Moran, Edward Edwards - 1859 - 554 pages
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The New Englander, Volume 1

Social sciences - 1843
...their ideas of a college. Each of the ten founders laid down his donation of books, with the words, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." The forty folio volumes contributed on that occasion, were the foundation of Yale College. Buildings,...
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Annual Report of the Society for the Promotion of Collegiate ..., Volumes 1-13

Society for the Promotion of Collegiate and Theological Education - Education - 1844
...who founded Yale College, limited in means but strong in faith, brought forward each his books, and said : "I give these books for the founding of a College in this Colony." Two particulars must here be mentioned, in which these Colleges differed from those of the Mother country,...
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History of the United States from the Discovery of the American ..., Volume 2

George Bancroft - 1844
...worthy fathers, who, in 1700, assembled at Branford, and each one, laying a few volumes on a table, said, ' I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony.' " But the political education of the people is due to the happy organization of towns, which here,...
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Bibliotheca Sacra and Theological Review, Volume 28

Theology - 1871
...preliminary meeting, " each of the ten founders brought with him some books, and, placing them on the table, said : ' I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony.' " Nor did our forefathers confine their attention to the establishment of libraries in their higher...
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American history--comprising historical sketches of the Indian tribes: a ...

Marcius Willson - Indians of North America - 1847 - 672 pages
...Branford,* and each, producing a few books, laid them on ""cwfeye. * the table, with these words : " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." Such was the beginning of Yale College, now one of the most honored institutions of learning in the...
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American History: Comprising Historical Sketches of the Indian Tribes; a ...

Marcius Willson - Indians of North America - 1847 - 672 pages
...i*"**^ Branford,* and each, producing a few books, laid them on cutest, the table, with these words : " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony-7' Such was the beginning of Yale College, now one of the most honored institutions of learning...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review, Volume 4

Theology - 1848
...venerable fathers who founded Yale College, brought forward each his stock of books with -the words, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony," yet it is not in this way, pre-eminently, that their sons have sought to build up the institution which...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review, Volume 4

Theology - 1848
...venerable fathers who founded Yale College, brought forward each his stock of books with the words, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony," yet it is not in this way, pre-eminently, that their sons have sought to build up the institution which...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, James Manning Sherwood - Theology - 1848
...venerable fathers who founded Yale College, brought forward each his stock of books with the words, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony," yet it is not in this way, pre-eminently, that their sons have sought to build up the institution which...
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History of the United States: For the Use of Schools

Marcius Willson - United States - 1849 - 374 pages
...assembled at Branford,* and each, producing a few books laid them on the table, with these words : " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." Such was the beginning of Yale College, now one of the most honored institutions of learning in the...
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