This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 Excerpt: ...To these the college funds, can as yet, afford but scanty livings; the tutors par-ticularly, unless they assume a vow of celiba-cy, are ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 Excerpt: ...To these the college funds, can as yet, afford but scanty livings; the tutors par-ticularly, unless they assume a vow of celiba-cy, are unable to continue in their offices for life. Hence it happens, that when a young gentleman has, by study and experience, tho-roughly qualified himself ibr the employment, he often resigns it; and the trustees are then obliged to elect another, perhaps not equally I thereby fit for it. I tions of Jersey: A College originally designed for the promotion of the general interests of Christianity, as well as the cultivation of human science. Upon the whole, it is presumed it must appear manifest upon reflection, to every serious observer, that providence hath, in a peculiar manner superintended the atl'uirs of this nursery, from its foundation to the present time. And indeed, it is esteemed by its directors their highest honor and happiness, that the Almighty hath vouchsafed so remarkably to countenance and succeed the undertaking, and to encourage their humble expectahis continued benedictions. To the The fund, until within about a year past, singular favor of heaven on the means of hath not much exceeded 1300. But from a instruction here used, it must be gratefully aslottery which was generously set on foot by ajcribed, that many youth, who have come to number of gentlemen in Philadelphia, in favor of the institution, it was increased to nearly 2800, the net produce of the same, after necessary charges, and losses which usually happen, besides what was disbursed to pay urgent debts, being about 1500. Exclusive of the annual support of officers, the expenses from other quarters are not inconsiderable; nay do yearly increase, as the number ol students increases. Indeed from the countenance of the General Assemb...
Hardcover reprint of the original 1844 edition-beautifully bound in brown cloth covers featuring titles stamped in gold, 8vo-6x9". No adjustments have been made to the original text, giving readers the full antiquarian experience. For quality purposes, all text and images are printed as black and white. This item is printed on demand. Book Information: History Of The College Of New Jersey, From Its Commencement, 1746, To 1783. Dod, William Armstrong. Indiana: Repressed Publishing LLC, 2012. Original Publishing: History Of The College Of New Jersey, From Its Commencement, 1746, To 1783. Dod, William Armstrong. Princeton, N.J., J. T. Robinson, 1844. Subject: Princeton University.
History of the College of New Jersey; From Its Commencement, A.D., 1746, to 1783
by William Armstrong Dod
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