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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 ...

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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harvard

John Harvard may refer to: People[edit]. John Harvard (clergyman) (1607–1638), benefactor of Harvard University; John Harvard (politician) (1938–2016), ...

www.biography.com/people/john-harvard-9330635

Learn more about John Harvard, a New England colonist who left his money and collection of literature to the firm establishment of Harvard College.

www.britannica.com/biography/John-Harvard

Sep 11, 2018 ... John Harvard, (born November 1607, London, Eng.—died Sept. 14, 1638, Charlestown [part of Boston], Mass. [U.S.]), New England colonist ...

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

John Harvard >Little is known about the short life of John Harvard (1607-1638). Yet his >legacy has continued down through the centuries as the principal ...

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

In 1884, Daniel Chester French created the famous statue, and Sherman Hoar sat as a model for the head of John Harvard. Hoar later went on to serve as a ...

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

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 estate ...

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

According to the Harvard College Handbook for Students, students of the ... in the top 5% of their respective classes will be designated John Harvard Scholars, ...