Augusta College (Kentucky)

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From 1822 to 1849, Augusta College was located in Augusta, Kentucky in Bracken County. It was formed when the Bracken Academy and Methodist churches of Ohio and Kentucky joined. Augusta College was the third Methodist college founded in the United States.[1] Its first president was Martin Ruter, D.D. It usually had enrollment of about 175–305 pupils.

Notable alumni and faculty

References

  1. ^ John E. Kleber, ed. "Augusta College" in The Kentucky Encyclopedia (University Press of Kentucky, 1992)
  2. ^ "John Gregg Fee, 1816-1901. Autobiography of John G. Fee: Berea, Kentucky". docsouth.unc.edu. pp. 12–13. Retrieved 2017-08-06. 
  3. ^ "Mississippi Governor Charles Clark". National Governors Association. Retrieved October 2013.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  4. ^ Poore 1871, p. 56.
  5. ^ "LEWIS, Charles Swearinger, (1821 - 1878)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 21, 2012. 
  6. ^ "PHISTER, Elijah Conner, (1822 - 1887)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 21, 2012. 
  7. ^ "WADSWORTH, William Henry, (1821 - 1893)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 21, 2012. 

Bibliography

  • Poore, Benjamin Perley (1871). Congressional Directory for the Third Session of the Forty-First United States Congress of the United States of America. 2d ed. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. 


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