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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harvard_(clergyman)

John Harvard (1607–1638) was an English minister in America, "a godly gentleman and a lover of learning", whose deathbed bequest to the "schoale or Colledge" founded two years earlier by the Massachusetts Bay Colony was so gratefully received that it was consequently ordered "that the Colledge agreed upon ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harvard_(statue)

John Harvard is a sculpture in bronze by Daniel Chester French in Harvard Yard, Cambridge, Massachusetts honoring John Harvard (1607–1638), whose deathbed bequest to the "schoale or Colledge" recently undertaken by the Massachusetts Bay Colony was so gratefully received that it was consequently ordered "that ...

www.johnharvards.com

For twenty years, John Harvard's has brewed and served great craft beers alongside hearty menus at several permanent and seasonal destinations throughout the Northeast.

www.encyclopedia.com/people/social-sciences-and-law/education-biographies/john-harvard

Get information, facts, and pictures about John Harvard at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about John Harvard easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia and dictionary.

www.britannica.com/biography/John-Harvard

John Harvard, (born November 1607, London, Eng.—died Sept. 14, 1638, Charlestown [part of Boston], Mass. [U.S.]), New England colonist whose bequest permitted the firm establishment of Harvard College. John Harvard was the son of a butcher and of the daughter of a cattle merchant and alderman of Stratford-on- Avon ...

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

Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States, established in 1636 by vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. It was named after the College's first benefactor, the young minister John Harvard of Charlestown, who upon his death in 1638 left his library and half his ...

registrar.fas.harvard.edu/john-harvard-and-harvard-college-scholarships

According to the Harvard College Handbook for Students, students of the sophomore, junior, and senior classes in the top 5% of their respective classes will be designated John Harvard Scholars, based on the grade point average of the previous academic year. Students of the sophomore, junior, and senior classes in the ...

www.summer.harvard.edu/inside-summer/3-lies-harvard

The John Harvard statue is nicknamed the “statue of three lies.” We reveal the truth behind the landmark.

harvardmagazine.com/2000/01/john-harvard.html

Jan 1, 2000 ... John Harvard's name is so familiar that it may come as a surprise to learn how much of a man of mystery he is. Most graduates of the university that bears his name know that no picture or physical description of him survives, so it is impossible to know what he looked like. But consider this further catalog of ...