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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 Year-book of the American Congregational Union: For the Year ..., Volume 1

Congregational churches - 1854
...undertakers" presented a number of volumes with words to this effect, as he laid his gift upon the table, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." In October, 1701, an act of incorporation for the collegiate school was granted by the Colonial Legislature,...
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Manual ...

United Church Board for Homeland Ministries - 1854
...undertakers" presented a number of volumes with words to this effect, as he laid his gift upon the table, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." In October, 1701, an act of incorporation for the collegiate school was granted by the Colonial Legislature,...
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History of United States

Marcius Willson - 1855
...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 (he most honored institutions of learning in the...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...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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The History of Connecticut, from Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time ...

William Henry Carpenter - Connecticut - 1856 - 287 pages
...year, each of these trustees brought with him several books, saying, as he laid them upon the table, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." The library thus contributed numbered about forty folio volumes. Various other donations were soon...
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the new england history

charles w. elliott - 1857
...with Ten Trustees, in the year 1700. Each gentleman gave some books, and as he laid them on the table, said, " I give these books for the founding of a College in this Colony/' The College was incorporated in 1701, and, at first, it was agreed that it should be established at...
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the new england history, from the discovery of the continent by the northmen ...

charles w. elliott - 1857
...with Ten Trustees, in the year 1700. Each gentleman gave some books, and as he laid them on the table, said, " I give these books for the founding of a College in this Colony." The College was incorporated in 1701, and, at first, it was agreed that it should be established at...
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Chronological Tables: Comprehending the Chronology and History of ..., Volume 2

Chronology, Historical - 1857
...[" Ten wortby fathers assembled at Branford, and each one laying a few volumes on a table, said, * 1 give these books for the founding of a college in this colony.' "J Australasia aad Polyaesia. 1699 Dampier's second exploratory voyage ; he coasts along the western...
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Annual Report on the Condition and Improvement of the Common Schools and ...

Wisconsin. Dept. of Public Instruction, Lyman Copeland Draper, Josiah Little Pickard - Education - 1858
...ten thoughtful and benevolent men, each laying a few volumes on the table, with the declaration, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony/' Even the venerable University of Harvard was once supported by the scanty and precarious gifts of the...
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Biennial Report - State of Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Wisconsin. Dept. of Public Instruction - 1858
...ten thoughtful and benevolent men, each laying a few volumes on the table, with the declaration, " I give these books for the founding of a college in this colony." Even the venerable University of Harvard was once supported by the scanty and precarious gifts of the...
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