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Life of Amos A. Lawrence

with extracts from his diary and correspondence.
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Books for Libraries Press , Freeport, N.Y
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886., Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865., Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1854-

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Massachusetts, K

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE415.9.L38 L4 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 289 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5705431M
ISBN 100836957741
LC Control Number70154158
OCLC/WorldCa148055

Excerpt from Life of Amos A. Lawrence: With Extracts From His Diary and Correspondence IN gathering together these fragments of my father's journal and letters, I have hoped to recall to his family and friends his charac ter and presence.

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He was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Kansas and Lawrence University in Appleton Seller Rating: % positive. The later years of Amos's life were spent mostly in furthering various philanthropic enterprises.

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Amos Adams Lawrence (J – Aug ), the son of philanthropist Amos Lawrence, was a key figure in the United States abolition movement in the years leading up to the Civil was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Kansas, and Alma mater: Harvard.

diary and correspondence of the late amos lawrence; with a. brief account of some incidents in his life. edited by his son, william r. lawrence, m. ——— boston: g o u l d a n d l i n c o l n, 59 washington street.

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Lawrence, with extracts from his diary and correspondence. [William Lawrence]. The Poor Boy and Merchant Prince;or, Element of Sucess Drawn from the Life and Character of the Late Amos Lawrence a Book for Youth [Thayer, William M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Thayer. The Paperback of the Life of Amos A. Lawrence: With extracts from his diary and correspondence by William Lawrence at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Due to Pages: Amos Adams Lawrence was born in Boston on 31 Julythe second child of Amos Lawrence and Sarah Richards Lawrence.

He had an older brother, William Richards Lawrence, born 3 Maywho married Susan Combs Dana and died in ; and a younger sister, Susanna Lawrence, born 23 Maywho married Reverend Charles Mason and died 2 Dec.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lawrence, William, Life of Amos A. Lawrence. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin ; Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press.

Again, Amos Lawrence came to the rescue, digging into his pocket for $10, to make sure Lawrence, Kansas would become the home of the. Amos (active 8th century B.C.), the first of the literary prophets of ancient Israel, was the author of the biblical book bearing his name.

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Amos was born in the Judean town of Tekoa, near modern Bethlehem, Israel. His activities probably took place during the reign of Uzziah, also called Azariah, King of Judah (reigned B.C.), and Jeroboam II. Extracts from the diary and correspondence of the late Amos Lawrence: with a brief account of some incidents in his life.

Contributor Names Lawrence, Amos, Lawrence, William Richards,ed. Created / Published. Amos Lawrence, (22 AprilGroton, Massachusetts – 31 DecemberBoston, Massachusetts) was an American merchant and philanthropist. He was the son of Samuel Lawrence, a Revolutionary War officer, and the founder of Groton Academy (now Lawrence Academy at Groton), where Amos was s: Samuel Lawrence.

Amos Adams Lawrence (J – Aug ), the son of famed philanthropist Amos Lawrence, was a key figure in the United States abolition movement in the years leading up to the Civil War, and instrumental in the establishment of the University of Kansas and Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin.

Biography. Lawrence was born in Groton, Massachusetts and educated at. Amos Lawrence, portrait by Chester Harding, c. ; in the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Courtesy of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., given in memory of the Rt.

Rev. William Lawrence by his children. Name: Amos Lawrence Position: RB Jersey #: 20 Years: Honors: 3rd-team All-America by several magazines in ; ACC Rookie of the Year in ; Named to the year 50 Greatest ACC Players Ever team. Notable Stats: 4, rushing yards (UNC’s all-time leader); 40 career touchdowns (34 rushing, 6 receiving); career rushing average on attempts, and threw a TD pass in his.

Life of Amos A. Lawrence, with extracts from his diary and correspondence by Lawrence, William, Bp., Publication date Topics Lawrence, Amos Adams, Publisher Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of CongressPages: Amos is the first of the prophets to write down the messages he has received.

He has always been admired for the purity of his language, his beauty of diction, and his poetic art. In all these respects he is Isaiah's spiritual progenitor. What we know of Amos derives solely from the Born: Tekoa. David Herbert Lawrence was an English painter, literary critic, essayist, playwright, poet, and novelist that was born in and died in He was born at Brinsley Colliry to barely literate miner Arthur John Lawrence and teacher Lydia Beardsall.

Lawrence spent much of his childhood in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, a coalmining town of England. Life of Amos A. Lawrence: With Extracts from His Diary and Correspondence by William Lawrence. Publication date Publisher Houghton, Mifflin and company Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English.

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An exceptional book about the life in Lawrence, Kansas from to It was remarkable how the role of education was so important throughout the narrative of "Bleeding Kansas." The author would articulate there wasn't that much blood until the Civil War began/5. The prophet's name, Amos, has been variously explained, and its exact meaning is still a matter of conjecture.

LIFE AND TIMES. According to the heading of his book (i,1) Amos was a herdsman of Thecua, a village in the Southern Kingdom, twelve miles south of Jerusalem. Amos Lawrence, Self: NFL Monday Night Football.

Amos Lawrence was born on January 9, in Norfolk, Virginia, : Amos Lawrence. Amos Adams Lawrence (), son of Amos and Sarah Richards Lawrence, was a prominent merchant, textile manufacturer, and philanthropist.

Sarah Elizabeth Appleton(b. ), daughter of William and Mary Anne Cutler Appleton, married Amos Adams Lawrence in Book of Amos Summary We have detailed a brief summary of the Book of Amos for Bible Study or Sunday School lessons.

Definition of a summary: A summary, synopsis or recap is a shortened version of the original. The main purpose of a summary is as a simplification highlighting the major points from the original and much longer version of the subject.

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Diary and Correspondence. Publication Date: – First Edition. William R. Lawrence. Condition: Good condition. The pages are have light scattered foxing throughout, with the majority being along the Rating: % positive. Amos Lawrence was born on January 9, in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. Amos Adams Lawrence (J – Aug ) was the son of famed philanthropist Amos Lawrence.

He was educated at Groton Academy (now Lawrence Academy at Groton) and at Harvard College. Born in Groton, Massachusetts, Amos Adams Lawrence was a key figure in the United States abolition movement in the years leading up to the Civil s: Amos Lawrence, Sarah Lawrence.

The Book of Amos - KJV Audio Holy Bible - High Quality and Best Speed - Book 30 - Duration: The Two Preach views.The Book of Amos Amos was a sheepbreeder of Tekoa in Judah, who delivered his oracles in the Northern Kingdom during the prosperous reign of Jeroboam II (– B.C.).

He prophesied in Israel at the great cult center of Bethel, from which he was finally expelled by the priest in charge of this royal sanctuary (–17).