| Share
 

Colby College

Colby College, at Waterville, Maine; coeducational; est. 1813, opened 1818. The school, principally a liberal arts college, adopted its present name in 1899. Its library includes the papers of Edwin Arlington Robinson.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Colby College from Infoplease:

  • Shailer Mathews - Mathews, Shailer Mathews, Shailer, 1863–1941, American theologian, educator, and author, b. ...
  • Waterville - Waterville Waterville, city (1990 pop. 17,173), Kennebec co., S Maine, at the falls of the Kennebec ...
  • John Edward NELSON - John Edward NELSON (1874-1955) NELSON, John Edward, (father of Charles Pembroke Nelson), a ...
  • Elijah Parish Lovejoy - Lovejoy, Elijah Parish Lovejoy, Elijah Parish, 1802–37, American abolitionist, b. Albion, ...
  • Albion Woodbury Small - Small, Albion Woodbury Small, Albion Woodbury, 1854–1926, American sociologist, b. Buckfield, ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Colleges, U.S.


Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring