Yost History of Ursinus College, 1869-1969



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A history of the origin and founding of Ursinus College and of its first century.


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Ursinus College


Collegeville, PA


Calvin Yost, book, Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, history, founding, presidents, Freeland Seminary, Todd's School, German Reformed Church, Zacharias Ursinus, Ulrich Zwingli, John Henry Augustus Bomberger, Henry William Super, Henry Thomas Spangler, George Leslie Omwake, Norman Egbert McClure, Donald Lawrence Helfferich, Board of Directors, curriculum, Deans, Faculty, finances, Library, Ruby


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Ursinus College: A History of its First Hundred Years



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