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Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders, Volume 2
John N. Ingham
No preview available - 1983
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Page x - York, 1963); and Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business (Cambridge, Mass., 1977).
Page xvi - Shays's Rebellion' (qv). In 1789 he was a member of the convention that ratified the Federal Constitution. Bowdoin was one of the founders, and the first president, of the Academy of Arts and Sciences, to which he gave his library. He also left a legacy to Harvard College, and was a liberal patron of the Massachusetts Humane Society.
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