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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Harvard_University

Harvard College, around which Harvard University eventually grew, was founded in 1636 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, making it the oldest institution of higher ...

www.harvard.edu/about-harvard/harvard-glance/history

The history of Harvard University, including the history of the Veritas shield, ... Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States, established in ... It was named after the College's first benefactor, the young minister John ...

handbook.fas.harvard.edu/book/brief-history-harvard-college

Harvard was founded in 1636 by vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and named for its first donor, the Reverend John Harvard ...

www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674314511&content=reviews

“This is a reprint of a 1935 classic history of the early years of Harvard College, which is now available in paperback. The author, Samuel Eliot Morison, was ...

www.bestcollegereviews.org/history-behind-harvard-university

Harvard University possesses the title of America's oldest learning institution, founded in 1636. At its inception, this university's name was “New College,” and its ...

www.amazon.com/Founding-Harvard-College-foreword-Hawkins/dp/0674314514

This is a reprint of a 1935 classic history of the early years of Harvard College, which is now available in paperback. The author, Samuel Eliot Morison, was ...

www.celebrateboston.com/cambridge/harvard-college-founded.htm

Harvard University college was founded in 1636, just six years after Boston was settled and the first college in English America.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Harvard_University

The institution was named Harvard College on March 13, 1639, after its first principal donor, a young clergyman named John Harvard.

cambridgehistoricaltours.org/the-founding-of-harvard-college

Aug 8, 2017 ... The Founding of Harvard College by Samuel Eliot Morison Colleges were a very different animal 400 years ago. Learn about the academic ...