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Act of Incorporation, Dummer Academy

Act of Incorporation, Dummer Academy

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Title:
Act of Incorporation, Dummer Academy
Description:
This is an image of the Act of Incorporation for Dummer Academy that was signed in 1782 by John Hancock, then Governor of Massachusetts; Samuel Adams, President of the Massachusetts Senate; and Daniel Gorham, Speaker, House of Representatives, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Act created and erected a corporation by the name of the Trustees of Dummer Academy in the County of Essex, Massachusetts.
Sponsor:
Hancock, John
Sponsor:
Adams, Samuel
Sponsor:
Gorham, Daniel
Creator:
Massachusetts, State Senate
Creator:
Massachusetts, House of Representatives
Format:
Manuscripts
Location:
Governor's Academy
John W. Ragle Archives Room
Collection (local):
John W. Ragle Archives Room Collection
Subjects:
Legislative bodies--United States--States--History
Essex County (Mass.)--History, Local
Private schools--United States--Massachusetts
Boarding schools--United States--Massachusetts
Education--Colonial--History--18th Century
Education, Colonial
Education--Classical
United States--History--1600-1775, Colonial Period
Massachusetts--History--Colonial Period, ca. 1600-1775
Education--United States--Massachusetts--Byfield
Education--Massachusetts--History--18th Century
Notes (date):
undated
Language:
English
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