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Rhode Island College (1764-1804)

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Works: 206 works in 913 publications in 2 languages and 12,733 library holdings
Genres: Academic theses  Registers (Lists)  Rules  Poetry  Funeral sermons  By-laws  Charters and articles of incorporation  History  Playbills (Posters) 
Classifications: Z1215, 378.745
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An oration, on the necessity of political union at the present day : delivered at the Baptist meeting-house, in Providence, at the commencement of Rhode-Island College, A.D. 1797 by Paul Allen( )

15 editions published between 1797 and 2005 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War, necessary, just and beneficial : an oration, pronounced on commencement at Rhode-Island College, September 4th, A.D. 1799. by Tristam Burges( )

9 editions published in 1799 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem: delivered at the commencement of Rhode-Island College, September 6, A.D. 1797 by Paul Dodge( )

12 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address delivered to the graduates of Rhode-Island College : at the anniversary commencement, in the Baptist Meeting-House in Providence, September 5, A.D. 1798. by Jonathan Maxcy( )

7 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplement to the laws of Rhode-Island College by Rhode Island College (1764-1804)( )

15 editions published between 1793 and 1965 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cause of man : an oration : together with valedictory addresses, pronounced at the commencement of Rhode Island College, September 7, A.D. 1796. by Tristam Burges( )

5 editions published in 1796 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrissimo Jabez Bowen, LL. D., Collegii Rhod. Insula quod Providentiae est, cancellario ... theses by Rhode Island College (1764-1804)( Book )

7 editions published between 1801 and 1803 in Latin and English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the General Assembly of the governor and company of the English colony of Rhode-Island, and Providence Plantations, in New-England, in America : begun and holden by adjournment, at East-Greenwich, within and for the colony aforesaid, on the last Monday in February, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty-four, and fourth of the reign of His Most Sacred Majesty George the Third, by the grace of God, King of Great-Britain, and so forth. An act for the establishment of a college, or university, within this colony by Rhode Island( )

3 editions published in 1764 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This "Act for the establishment of a college, or university, within this Colony" became the charter under which Brown University (called Rhode Island College from 1764 until 1804, when it was renamed after benefactor Nicholas Brown) is governed. It was laid before the General Assembly at its meeting in East Greenwich beginning on the last Monday in February in 1764. The act was passed by the House of Magistrates on March 2, 1764, and the Upper House concurred on March 3. Not until October 24, 1765, was the act signed and sealed by the Governor, Samuel Ward, and the Secretary, Edward Thurston, at Newport
The laws of Rhode-Island College by Rhode Island College (1764-1804)( Book )

18 editions published between 1793 and 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address, delivered to the candidates for the baccalaureate in Rhode-Island College : at the anniversary commencement, September 2, 1801 by Jonathan Maxcy( Book )

7 editions published between 1801 and 1965 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBrown University

Braunovskiĭ universitet

Braunskiĭ universitet

Braunvskii universitet

Brown University

Brown's College

College or University in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations in New England in America

Collegio Rhod. Ins. et Prov. Plant. Nov. Anglorum

Collegio Rhodiæ Insulæ quod est Providentiæ

Rhode Island College (1764-1804)

Rhode Island College (1854- )

Universidade de Brown

Universitas brunensis

מכללת רוד איילנד

روڈ آئلینڈ کالج

ロードアイランドカレッジ

羅德島學院

Languages
English (282)

Latin (184)