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Wesleyan University Site Selected...



Item # 556985

May 26, 1830

MASSACHUSETTS SPY, & WORCESTER COUNTY ADVERTISER, from Worcester, Massachusetts, dated May 26, 1830

* Wesleyan University site selected

Page 3 has a report from the New Haven Herald: "Methodist College. We understand that the committee appointed to determine the location of the collegiate institution about to be established under the patronage of the New England Methodist Conference, have fixed upon Middletown for its establishment. The buildings lately occupied by Partridge's Military School have been appropriated to the purpose."

Other news of the day with many ads throughout. Areas of lite damp staining, otherwise good. 4 pages.

Category: Pre-Civil War

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