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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 ...

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Main article: History of Harvard University. View of the ancient buildings belonging to Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, New ...

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Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. .... In 1639, it was named Harvard College after deceased clergyman John Harvard, an alumnus of the ... In 1846, the natural history lectures of Louis Agassiz were acclaimed both in New York and on the campus at Harvard College.

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

The history of Harvard University, including the history of the Veritas shield, crimson, ... It was named after the College's first benefactor, the young minister John ...

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

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

www.britannica.com/topic/Harvard-University

Harvard's history began when a college was established at New Towne, which was later renamed Cambridge for the English alma mater of some of the leading  ...

www.allabouthistory.org/history-of-harvard.htm

The history of Harvard University begins in 1630, when the Puritans settled Boston and immediately made plans for the establishment of a college to train ...

davenantinstitute.org/week-church-history-founding-harvard-college-1636

Sep 8, 2016 ... September 8, 1636 marks the founding of Harvard College in what was then called New Towne, but would come to be known as Cambridge, ...

www.worldbook.com/blog/This-Week-in-History-Harvard-University-was-founded-in-1636

Nov 2, 2015 ... Harvard College (now Harvard University) founded, 1636 (Oct. 28). Harvard University was founded at Newtowne (now Cambridge), ...