Middlebury Vt. Register Book & Job Printing Establishment, 1866. First Edition. Wraps. Octavo; pp; 32; original printed blue paper wrappers;. Very good. Item #16636
Rev. Harvey Denison Kitchel (1812-1895), the fifth president, was born at Whitehall, N. Y., Feb. 3, 1812. His education was obtained by persistent efforts, and he graduated at Middlebury College with high honors in 1835. Soon after he entered Andover Theological Seminary, where he remained until 1836, when he returned to Middlebury College as tutor. The next year he resumed his studies at Yale Theological Seminary and graduated at that institution in 1838. He served as Pastor at a number of Churches until 1866, upon the retirement of President Labaree, he was called to the presidency of Middlebury College.