Historical Papers of the Society of Colonial Wars in the District of Columbia Volume 4; Nos. 6-8

Historical Papers of the Society of Colonial Wars in the District of Columbia Volume 4; Nos. 6-8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...Tully Vaughan, Mr. Thomas Hyde, Dr. James M. Flint, Mr. Armistead Peter, jr. I909-'I0, Judge Job Barnard, Governor. Elected to membership: Mr. Clarence Moore, Mr. Frederic L. Huidekoper, Dr. Steuart B. Muncaster, Mr. Lewis A. Dent, Mr. Ralph P. Barnard, Mr. Edwin Kirk, Mr. Ful-ton Lewis, Dr. Norman J. Blackwood. "Memorial Sketch of Major Gilbert Thompson," late Historian, read by Dr. Marcus Benjamin. i Paper: "Dr. Lawrence Bohune, First Physician-Gen-eral to the Colony of Virginia, and Dr. John Pott his Successor," by Mr. Caleb C. Magruder, jr. Autograph volumes of the life of Admiral Francis A. Roe, First Governor, presented to the oflicers and crew of the torpedo-boat "Roe" named for the admiral. Memorial sketches of Mr. George Roe and Mr. E. Francis Riggs read by Mr. Caleb C. Magruder, jr. Sixth church service, St. John's Church, under direction of the Chaplain, Rev Dr. R. C. Smith. Sermon by Rev. Dr. Randolph H. McKim, of Epiphany Church. Dedication of a memorial boulder to Col. Ninian Beall, St. John's Churchyard, Georgetown, inscribed: "Colonel Ninian Beall Born Scotland, 1625. Died Maryland, I717 Patentee of Rock of Dunbarton Member of the House of Burgesses Commander-in-Chief of Provincial Forces of Maryland. In grateful recognition of his services upon all incursions and disturbances of neighbouring Indians, the Maryland Assembly of I699 passed an 'Act of Gratuity.' This memorial erected by the Society of Colonial Wars in the District of Columbia 1910." Services under direction of the Chaplain, Rev Dr. R. C. Smith, assisted by the rector of St. John's, Rev. Frederick B. Howden. Historical address by Mr. Caleb C. Magru-der, jr. Benediction by the...show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236880889
  • 9781236880888