Boston: Press of T. R. Marvin & Sons, 1865. Wraps. Octavo; pp; 28; original printed cream paper wrappers;. extracted from a bound volume, else very good. Item #16638
In 1840 Rev. Benjamin Labaree (1801-1883) was called to the Presidency. Labaree was born at Charlestown, N. H., in 1801. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1828 and from the Andover Theological Seminary in 1831. From 1832 to 1836 he was connected with Jackson College, first as Professor of Languages and then as President. During this period he declined the Presidency of Western Reserve College. From 1837 to 1840 he was Secretary of the Central American Education Society.