A History of Indiana from Its Exploration to 1922: An account of Vanderburgh County from its organization

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Dayton Historical Publishing Company, 1923 - Indiana - 1717 pages

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Page 163 - That thirty-six sections, or one entire township, which shall be designated by the President of the United States, together with the one heretofore reserved for that purpose, shall be reserved for the use of a seminary of learning, and vested in the Legislature of the said State, to be appropriated solely to the use of such seminary by the said Legislature.
Page 163 - Knowledge and learning generally diffused throughout a community, being essential to the preservation of a free government. It shall be the duty of the General Assembly to encourage, by all suitable means, moral, Intellectual, scientific and agricultural improvement, and to provide by law for a general and uniform system of common schools, wherein tuition shall be without charge, and equally open to all.
Page 84 - O Cassius, you are yoked with a lamb That carries anger as the flint bears fire ; Who, much enforced, shows a hasty spark, And straight is cold again.
Page 497 - Evansville and became associated with his cousin, Dr. Edwin Walker in the Walker Hospital. Doctor Welborn has always been a close student of his profession, has taken numerous post-graduate courses and is a member of the American College of Surgeons as well as of the County and State Medical societies and the Ohio Valley Medical Association. In 1902 he married Mamie Begley, daughter of Dr. Baxter Begley of Inglefield, Indiana. They have three children, Susanna Jane, James York, Jr., and .Mary Aline....
Page 501 - Catholic church, is affiliated with the Knights of Columbus and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and is a member of the Augusta Commercial club.
Page 336 - City, in which he was graduated in 1889, with the degree of Bachelor of Laws. He was admitted to the bar of the old Empire State shortly thereafter.
Page 46 - He once told a friend that he "read through every book he had ever heard of in that country, for a circuit of fifty miles.
Page 195 - He shall visit each county in the State at least once during his term of office, and examine the auditor's books and records relative to the school funds and revenues, with a view to their security, meet with such officers as may attend his appointment, counseling with teachers and lecturing upon educational topics.
Page 413 - He was trained in the local schools, but was early transferred to the University of Michigan, at Ann Arbor, from which he was graduated in 1857.
Page 195 - ... three citizens actively engaged in educational work in the state, at least one of whom shall be a county superintendent of schools, and three persons actively interested in, and of known sympathy with, vocational education, one of whom shall be a representative of employes and one of employers.

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