American negro teacher and reformer, was born on a plantation near Hale's Ford, Franklin county, Virginia.
From Professor Hale's The Study of Stellar Evolution, by permission of the University of Chicago Press.
From Professor Hale's by permission of the University of Chicago Press.
A big boulder on the shore of the bay marks the place of Hale's capture by the British on the 21st of September 1776.
Of Hale's legal works the only two of importance are his Historia placitorum coronae, or History of the Pleas of the Crown (1736);; and the History of the Common Law of England, with an Analysis of the Law, &c. (1713).