Former Dickinson College president Jeremiah Atwater dies, aged eighty-five

Jeremiah Atwater, who had been the third president of Dickinson College between 1809 and 1815, died from the continuing effects of a series of strokes, aged eighty-five. An honor graduate of Yale University and a Presbyterian minister, he had previous to arriving at Dickinson been Middlebury College's first president. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation
John Osborne and James W. Gerencser, eds., "Jeremiah Atwater," Dickinson Chronicles, http://chronicles.dickinson.edu/encyclo/a/ed_atwaterJ.html
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Dickinsonian
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