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Vassar college and its founder. By Benson J. Lossing.

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11867090M
    ISBN 101425514138
    ISBN 109781425514136
    OCLC/WorldCa227389394

    These include Martin Brewer Anderson at the University of Rochester (where the originals are held); Sarah J. Hale, editor of Godey’s Lady’s Book, a strong early supporter who was responsible for the removal of “Female” from the college’s name; Benson J. Lossing; Charles A. Raymond; John H. Raymond (President of Vassar College, About Matthew Vassar and the Matthew Vassar Papers. Matthew Vassar, founder of Vassar College, was born in the County of Norfolk, England, emigrated with his parents and other family members to Dutchess County, N.Y., in Vassar College was chartered in and opened its .

    Patricia Phagan is The Philip and Lynn Straus Curator of Prints and Drawings at The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College. On the early years of the Art Gallery, see the early history of Vassar College by B. J. Lossing, Vassar College and Its Founder, New York, , esp. – Vassar College and its Founder (Pub: C. A. Alvord Printers ISBN:) History. (Unknown) County History of American Industries & Arts (Pub: Philadelphia: Porter & Coates ISBN:) History. Dutchess County Benson Lossing was interred at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, New York.

    The following description of the buildings and grounds, as they were soon after the opening of the College, is abridged from a volume by Benson J. Lossing, LL.D., entitled "Vassar College and its Founder," and published in See all books authored by Benson John Lossing, including Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and George Washington's Mount Vernon: Mt. Vernon and its Associations Historical, Biographical and Pictorial, and more on Vassar College and Its Founder. Benson John Lossing. from: $


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Vassar college and its founder. By Benson J. Lossing by Michigan Historical Reprint Series Download PDF EPUB FB2

LOSSING, Benson J. VASSAR COLLEGE AND ITS FOUNDER. NY: C.A. Alvord, Illustrated. Small quarto, embossed green cloth, gilt title on spine; pages. First Edition. Lossing was a charter trustee of Vassar College. Signed presentation from Lossing on the front endpaper: "Miss Van [Amaning?], with the compliments of Benson J.

Lossing. About this Book Catalog Record Details. Vassar college and its founder. By Benson J. Lossing. Lossing, Benson John, View full catalog record. Your note conveying the resolution of the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of Vassar College, inviting me to prepare a Memoir of its Founder, and abrief history of its inception and final establishment, is received.

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New York, C.A. Alvord, Vassar College and its Founder. New York: C. Alvord, Hardcover. Early edition of the history of Vassar College and its environs.

Benson John Lossing [] was a charter trustee of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY from until his death. The first college seal was adopted inand it appears in Benson J. Lossing’s book Vassar College and its Founder from that year. According to Vassar Historian, Elizabeth A.

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Lossing, Benson John, The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea (frame-dependent HTML and page images at ) Lossing, Benson John, The Pictorial Field-Book of the Revolution (illustrated HTML at ). This has, through my instrumentality and expense, been done, and handsomely done, by your associate trustee, Benson J.

Lossing, Esq., at a cost of some $ for copies, or $4 per copy, and I now present each of you, gentlemen, with a copy, with the compliments of the Founder. Although best known as the founder of Vassar College, Matthew Vassar made his fortune as a brewer. In fact, by the s, his Poughkeepsie brewery was one of the largest in the country.

In the book Vassar College and its Founder, author Benson Lossing recounts Vassar. Benson John Lossing (Febru – June 3, ) was a prolific and popular American historian, known best for his illustrated books on the American Revolution and American Civil War and features in Harper's was a charter trustee of Vassar College.

Early life. Lossing was born Febru in Beekman, New father was descended of old Dutch stock, originally. Benson John Lossing (Febru – June 3, ) was a prolific and popular American historian, known best for his illustrated books on the American Revolution and American Civil War and features in Harper's Magazine.

See Benson J. Lossing's Vassar College and its Founder (New York, ) and Frances A. Wood's Earliest Years at Vassar (Poughkeepsie, N.Y., ). ↑ Matthew Vassar () was born at East Dereham, Tuddenham parish, Norfolk, England, on the 29th of Aprilson of a Baptist who emigrated to the United States insettled 3 m.

E. of Poughkeepsie in and in. Author of The pictorial field-book of the revolution, Pictorial history of the civil war in the United States of America, Eminent Americans, The life and times of Philip Schuyler, The Hudson, from the wilderness to the sea, Our country, History of the Civil War,Biographical sketches of the signers of the Declaration of American independence.