Acadia University, 1838-1938. First Edition

By: LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart

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LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart. Acadia University, 1838-1938. Wolfville, Nova Scotia : No publisher given, 1939. First Edition. "Printed by Kentville Publishing Company, Limited, Kentville, Nova Scotia". Pp (6),[7]-187,(1) + colour frontispiece + 27 b&w plates. 8vo (149 x 218 mm), green cloth, with gilt lettering to front & spine, and a small gilt Acadia seal to front board.

Ronald Stewart Longley, Ph.D. (b. February 16, 1896, Paradise, Annapolis County - d. January 7, 1967, Wolfville) was alumni Professor of History at Acadia University at the time of publication.

Preface.
1. The Background.
2. The First Step.
3. The Founding.
4. The College at Work
5. Problems of Politics and Finance.
6. The Second Founder [on John Mockett Cramp, 1796-1881 ] .
7. The Age of Sawyer [on Artemas Wyman Sawyer, D.D., LL.D.].
8. The New Acadia.
9. Since 1923.

Appendices :
I. Board of Governors.
II. Centennial Programme, August 24-28, 1938.
III. Prospectus of the Nova Scotia Baptist Education Society, 1828, &c.

IV. Graduates of Acadia University (As of July 1, 1939).

With index.

Very good. 45.00

Title: Acadia University, 1838-1938. First Edition

Author Name: LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Wolfville, 1939,: 1939

Seller ID: 32890

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