Russell Wheeler Davenport (master of arts) father of rowing at Yale: maker of guns and armor plate used by the United States government

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Charles Augustus Brinley
G. P. Putnam's sons, 1905 - 79 من الصفحات
 

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الصفحة 11 - I am against an adjournment. The day of judgment is either approaching, or it is not. If it is not, there is no cause for an adjournment : if it is, I choose to be found doing my duty. I wish therefore that candles may be brought.
الصفحة 3 - A supplement to the history and genealogy of the Davenport family, in England and America, from AD 1086 to 1850. . .published in 1851 ; and continued 101876. Stamford. Conn. [IV. W. Gillespie cV Co. , printers} 1876. 2 11., xiv, 15-432 p., 9 pi., 6 port., illus. 8°.
الصفحة 6 - As also the sayd John did, the same day, administer the Holy Communion in the sayd parish, in his surplis, according to y order prescribed by y« Church of England ; in y presence of these whose names are here underwritten.
الصفحة 6 - Stephen's a testimony to his fidelity, in a special vote passed in the spring of 1626, that Mr. Davenport shall have of the parish funds, in respect of his care and pains taken in the time of the visitation of sickness, as a gratuity, the sum of £20.
الصفحة 40 - But early Midvale's greatest triumph came on March 18, 1875, when it received an order for gun forgings from the Navy Department's Bureau of Ordnance; this being the first time in the history of the United States Government that such an order had been given to an American manufacturer. The forgings were for little howitzers to be used at coast-guard stations for throwing lines to ships in distress. It was from this small beginning that Midvale's big government business grew. In 1881, when the Navy's...
الصفحة 10 - February, AD 1730-1, and in the 36th year of his ministry. At honorary nor dare disturb of Reverend None but the sacred or those heavenly guides, may to resort. distance keep, the peaceful sleep DAVENPORT. his sons, tribes; whom Wisdom his URN Religion, while he dwelt below, Its sacred influence on him shed; Learning and Grace adorned his brow, And round their balmy odors spread. Unfading honors shall his tomb surround, To guard and wait the Prophet's sleeping clay, Till the last trumpet raise him...
الصفحة 10 - Religion, while he dwelt below, Its sacred influence on him shed ; Learning and Grace adorned his brow. And round their balmy odors spread. Unfading honors shall his tomb surround, To_£uard and wait the Prophet's sleeping clay, Till the last trumpet raise him from the ground, To join the triumphs of th
الصفحة 6 - General!, who prosecuted against us. But the truth is, that having about 17 yeares exercised a publick ministry in London, (about 9 or 10 yeares whereof I was in a Pastorall charge in Colman street) in the latter part of that time I was much perplexed with doubts about the lawfullnes of that conformity which I had formerly used, without scruple, in respect of some defects and corruptions and unwarrantable human impositions, whereunto I found myself thereby subjected.
الصفحة 37 - Between the 36 house and the Works ran a branch of the Reading Railroad, over which day and night trains of coal cars rattled by on their way from the Falls of the Schuylkill to Port Richmond on the Delaware.
الصفحة 4 - Argent, a chevron sable between three cross crossletts fitchee of the second. Crest. — On a wreath a felon's head, couped at the neck proper, haltered Or.

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