Chronicles of Erasmus Hall Academy

By: Skinner, Charles M. (Fore.)

Price: $82.03

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Book Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Green cloth, black and gold decor, beveled boards, rear board has school emblem in gold. Beautiful endpapers decorated with school emblems. 229 pages. Illustrated with portraits, drawings and photos. Has 1842 one page map of town of Flatbush, Long Island. Biographies. Appendices with many lists. Erasmus Hall High School, originally called Erasmus Hall Academy, a private institution of higher learning founded in 1786 by Dutch settlers in Vlacke bos (flat woodland), Anglicized to Flatbush, was the first secondary school chartered by the New York State Regents. The clapboard-sided, Federal style building, constructed in 1787 on land donated by the Flatbush Dutch Reformed Church continued in use and was donated to the public school system in 1896.

Title: Chronicles of Erasmus Hall Academy

Author Name: Skinner, Charles M. (Fore.)

Categories: Localities, Schools/Groups, Histories/Information/Ephemera,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: Erasmus Hall High School: 1906

ISBN Number: B008AHI6TW

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 89777

Keywords: Schools/Groups::Histories/Information/Ephemera History::Localities Brooklyn Flatbush New York