Catalogue of the Officers and of Those Who Have Received Any Degree in the Ohio University, at Athens, 1848 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Catalogue of the Officers and of Those Who Have Received Any Degree in the Ohio University, at Athens, 1848 The ohio university was founded in consequence of a grant of two townships of land by Congress. Within the Ohio Company's Purchase, and set apart by the contract with that company for the endowment' of a University. The Legislature of Ohio, then a Territory, appointed three distinguished individuals, one of whom was the late Gen. Rufus Putnam, Surveyor General of the United States, to select a suit able position, and lay off a town as the seat of the proposed University; and in accordance with this appointment, the village of Athens was laid off in 1799, and made the seat of the Ohio University. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 152 x 229 x 2mm | 59g
- 05 Mar 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 26 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white