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Portrait of first provost William Smith

College Faculty and Administration

Portrait of Dr. John Morgan, founder of the Medical School

Medical School

Portrait of David James Dove, Master of the English School


First page of 1755 charter of the College, Academy and Charity School, as printed by Benjamin Franklin

Charity Schools


The 187 pages (including many biographies) of this exhibit were researched, written and created by Mary D. McConaghy, Michael Silberman, and Irina Kalashnikova. This exhibit first appeared on the Web in 2004, as part of the celebration of Benjamin Franklin's 300th birthday.