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" It was then generally agreed upon, that our brother Philemon Purmont shall be instructed to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us. "
Catalogue of the Boston Public Latin School, Established in 1635: With an ... - Page 99
by Boston Latin School (Mass.), Henry Fitch Jenks - 1886 - 537 pages
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A Memoir of Benjamin Robbins Curtis, LL. D.: With Some of His ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Robbins Curtis - Judges - 1879
...month, 1635, may be found the following entry : " That our brother, Philemon Pormont, shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us ; " and thirty acres of land are set off as a compensation. It should be remembered that this was but...
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Annual Report of the School Committee of the City of Boston

School Committee of the City of Boston - Schools - 1882
...were probably children to teach, when, to quote the record, they "entreated brother Philemon Pormont to become school-master for the teaching and nurturing...chosen " to the office of school-master in August, 1(536, and it appears that when the Rev. John Wheelwright was banished in 1637 for heterodoxy on certain...
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The Collected Works of Theodore Parker: Critical writings

Theodore Parker - Theology - 1865
...13, 1635 : " It was then generally agreed upon, that our brother Philemon Purmont shall be instructed to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us." It does not appear that he kept a free school. In 1638, Harvard College was established. Private benefactors...
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American Journal of Education, Volume 32

Education - 1882
...Checsbrough," " it was then generally agreed upon that our brother Philemon Purmont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us." This was doubtless an elementary school, for in 1636 we find a subscription entered on the records...
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The Cyclopędia of Education: a Dictionary of Information for the Use of ...

Henry Kiddle, Alexander Jacob Schem - Education - 1883 - 868 pages
...: "likewise it was then generally agreed upon, that our brother Philemon Punnont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us." The school thus set up has been perpetuated to the present day, and has long been known as the Public...
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Bacon's dictionary of Boston

Edwin Munroe Bacon, George Edward Ellis - Boston (Mass.) - 1886 - 469 pages
...gathered; and "it was then generally agreed upon that our brother Philemon Purmont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us." This was the famous Boston Latin School, which has flourished from that time to this, so many of whose...
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Self Culture, Volume 2

English language - 1895
...Likewise it was then generally agreed upon, that our brother, Philemon Purmont, shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us.' . . . If, as is supposed, this word [nurturing], now obsolete in this connection, implied the disposition,...
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Boston: A Guide Book

Edwin Monroe Bacon - Boston (Mass.) - 1903 - 190 pages
...meeting upon public notice it was generally agreed that our brother Philemon Pormont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us. April BOSTON CITY HALL This schoolhouse stood where the chancel and pulpit of King's Chapel are now....
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Boston: A Guide Book

Edwin Monroe Bacon - Boston (Mass.) - 1903 - 190 pages
...meeting upon public notice it was generally agreed that our brother Philemon Pormont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us. April BOSTON CITY HALL This schoolhouse stood where the chancel and pulpit of King's Chapel are now....
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Early schools and school-books of New England

George Emery Littlefield, Club of Odd Volumes - Education - 1904 - 344 pages
...recorded: "Likewise it was then generally agreed upon that our brother Philemon Pormont shall be entreated to become schoolmaster for the teaching and nurturing of children with us." Philemon Pormont appears to have been a scrivener, or chirographer. In 1640 Thomas Lechford said of...
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