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Catalogue of the Boston Public Latin School, Established in 1635: With an ...
Henry F. Jenks
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aged Albert Alexander Allen Allen's Biographical Dictionary Andrew Arthur Augustus bapt Benjamin Benjamin Apthorp Gould Biog Boston Latin School Boston Univ boys Brattle Sq brother building Catalogue of 1847 Charles Cheever Clarke Class Clerk College Committee Daniel Davis died Drake's Edward Edwin Epes Sargent Everett Ezekiel Ezekiel Cheever Francis Frank Franklin Frederic Frederick Gardner given Harry Harvard Harvard College Herbert Hist History Horace Howard Hunt Hunt's Catalogue Isaac James James Lovell John Jonathan Joseph Joshua July June King's Chapel Latin School Association Lawyer LL.B LL.D Lovell M.D. Harv Mass Massachusetts Historical Society Master Master Mariner Merchant middle name Minister Nathaniel North Grammar School Old South Oliver Otis Parker perhaps Pormort Prof pupils Richard Robert Sabine Samuel Samuel Hunt scholars School-house Selectmen Sept Teacher Thomas Thomas Kemper Usher Voted Walter Warren William Henry Winthrop Yale
Page 103 - ... to endeavor to lead their pupils, as their ages and capacities will admit, into a clear understanding of the tendency of the above-mentioned virtues to preserve and perfect a republican constitution, and secure the blessings of liberty, as well as to promote their future happiness, and also to point out to them the evil tendency of the opposite vices.
Page 4 - It is therefore ordered, that every township in this jurisdiction, after the Lord hath increased them to the number of fifty householders, shall then forthwith appoint one within their town to teach all such children as shall resort to him to write and read...
Page 103 - It shall be the duty of the president, professors, and tutors of the University at Cambridge, and of the several colleges, and of all preceptors and teachers of academies, and all other instructors of youth, to exert their best endeavors to impress on the minds of children and youth committed to their care and instruction the principles of piety, justice, and a sacred regard to truth, love...
Page 49 - Yet he was kind, or, if severe in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault.
Page 97 - 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.
Page 4 - And it is further ordered, that where any town shall increase to the number of one hundred families or householders, they shall set up a grammar school, the master thereof being able to instruct youth so far as they may be fitted for the university...
Page 103 - Instruction, the principles of piety, justice, and a sacred regard to truth, love to their country, humanity and universal benevolence, sobriety, industry and frugality, chastity, moderation, and temperance, and those other virtues which are the ornament of human society, and the basis upon which a republican constitution is founded...
Page 15 - Thus out of small beginnings greater things have been produced by His hand that made all things of nothing, and gives being to all things that are ; and as one small candle may light a thousand, so the light here kindled hath shone to many, yea in some sort to our whole nation; let the glorious name of Jehovah have all the praise.