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Stephen Girard Founder

  • 248 Pages
  • 1.90 MB
  • English
Kessinger Publishing
Biography: general, Business, Humanitarians, Fiction, Biography / Autobiog
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8061782M
ISBN 100766182614
ISBN 139780766182615

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In set. Like many self-made men with little education, Stephen Girard held strong opinions as to what a proper curriculum should be. The boys who lived in his college, as he called it in his will, would undergo an eight-year program of “reading, writing, grammar, arithmetic, geography, navigation, surveying, practical mathematics, astronomy, natural, chemical and experimental philosophy, the French.

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Minor soiling to boards, minor bumps to spine ends and corners. Signed. Stephen Simpson, former employee at Girard's bank and author of the book Biography of Stephen Girard, with His Will Affixed (), a very critical account of Girard and his bank. Bibliography The history of the Girard National Bank of Philadelphia, Printed by J.

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Girard College is an independent college preparatory 5-day boarding school located on a acre campus in the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the eastern United school was founded and permanently endowed from the shipping and banking fortune of Stephen Girard after his death in Girard College enrolls academically capable students, grades one through twelve, and awards.

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Books > Nonfiction; The Life of Stephen F Austin Founder Texas Barker De Cappo. Evans, Owen D. Proceedings of the Girard College Centennial, and Raymond I. Haskell, Girard College Print Shop, Graser, Ferdinand H.(class of ) Girard Wept When Preparing Will, Published in the Steel and Garnet Aug.

Herrick, Cheesman A. Stephen Girard, Founder, Girard College Print Shop, In the process of moving the rare articles from the third to first floor of Founder’s Hall, many books belonging to Stephen Girard’s personal library were discovered, along with other papers and volumes.

There are approximately books still remaining from Girard's personal library. Stephen Girard, founder Author: Herrick, Cheesman Abiah, Published: () The Girard College and its founder: containing the biography of Mr. Girard, the history of the institution, its organization and plan of discipline, with the course of education, forms of admission of pupils, description of the buildings, &c.

&c, and the will. Stephen Girard, founder Author: Herrick, Cheesman Abiah, Published: () The will of the late Stephen Girard, Esq.: procured from the office for the probate of wills, with a short biography of his life Author: Girard, Stephen, Published: ().

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English: Girard's Country House in what is now Stephen Girard Park, Philadelphia PA - Plate Ft. from the book Stephen Girard, Founder () by Cheesman Abiah Herrick, Ph.

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French sea captain Stephen Girard was down on his luck when he sailed into the port of Philadelphia in ; at the time of his death in he was the country's wealthiest citizen, and had played a decisive behind-the-scenes role in the life of the young nation/5(1). : Stephen Girard, Founder () by Cheesman Abiah Herrick and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.

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