history of Miami University from its origin to 1845 by James H Rodabaugh

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Statementby James H. Rodabaugh
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Paginationii, 216, xv leaves ;
Number of Pages216
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Open LibraryOL14832356M

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History. Miami University is one of the oldest public universities in the country, made possible by an ordinance signed by President George Washington in Chartered inMiami welcomed its first students in One of Miami University's most famous graduates was Benjamin Harrison, who later became a President of the United States.

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Florida's written history begins with the arrival of Europeans; the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León in made the first textual records.

The state received its name from him. The first permanent European settlers in the Miami area arrived around Pedro Fornells, a Menorcan survivor of the New Smyrna colony, moved to Key Biscayne to meet the terms of his Royal Grant for the island.

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Mrs. Tuttle (dressed in white and fourth from left) is considered the founder of the city of Miami and played an active role in convincing Henry Flagler to bring the railroad down to the peninsula. A history of excellence. Since our founding over years ago, we’ve continually pushed the boundaries of knowledge forward.

With our finger on the pulse and an eye on the horizon, we’ve pursued the greatest heights of research and innovation, always together and always for the betterment of Florida and the world.

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The typical student entering FIU that year attending school full-time and working full-time. Eighty percent of the student body had just graduated from Miami-Dade Community College.

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