g's Sketch Book and Bracebridge Hall, as a boy, I found nothing essentially unlike types known to me at home.
Especially easy was it to identify his village monarch, Ready Money Jack, with the broad shoulders and yeomanlike bearing of old Emery Willard, reputed the strongest man in the village, who kept the wood-yard just across Brighton Bridge.
In my memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli I have attempted to sketch the cultivated women who lived in Cambridge and were a controlling power.
Mrs. Farrar, Mrs. Norton, Mrs. Howe, Mrs. King, and others,—of whom Miss Fuller herself was the representative in the next generation,—and whom I was accustomed to seeing treated with respect by educated men, although these ladies themselves had never passed through college.
Yet Radcliffe was anticipated in a small way by the advantages already held out to studious girls through the college professors; and my own elder sister studied Latin, French, Italian, German, and geometry with teachers thus p
rsity, chapter by, 142.
Eliot, Rev. John, first sermon of, to the Indians, 10.
Endicott, John, governor, 2.
Engineer, City, 404.
Episcopal churches, 239, 240.
Episcopal Theological School, buildings, 254; its founder, 254; his purpose, 255; trustees, 255; its work, 255; benefactors, 256; deans, 256; professors, 256; graduates, 256; property exempt from taxation, 320.
Everett, Edward, describes a common town school, 191.
Fall River becomes a city, 54.
Farms, 4, 41.
Farrar, Professor, 73.
Fay, Isaac, makes a bequest for a hospital, 278.
Fay House, 183, 184.
Fire Department, 316.
Fire Department, Board of Engineers of, 404.
Fire engine, the first, 17; Henry Vassall's, 18.
First Church, 233, 234.
First National Bank, 305-307.
First Parish, opposes a new parish south of the Charles, 15; petitions for a strip of land from Watertown, 15; petition granted, 15; wants a strip from Charlestown, 15; the strip annexed, 15; but does not beco