CHAUNCEY WRIGHT (1830-1875), American philosopher and mathematician, was born at Northampton, Mass., on the 20th of September 1830, and died at Cambridge, Mass., on the.
1 in Field's Hexapla; Kohler, Weissagungen Haggai's, 32; Wright, Zechariah and his Prophecies, xix.
The Canonis Descriptio on its publication in 1614, at once attracted the attention of Edward Wright, whose name is known in connexion with improvements in navigation, and Henry Briggs, then professor of geometry at Gresham College, London.
Leaving the main body of his party at Menindie on the Darling under a man named Wright, Burke, with seven men, five horses and sixteen camels, pushed on for Cooper's Creek, the understanding being that Wright should follow him in easy stages to the depot proposed to be there established.
Wright frittered away his time in the district beyond the Darling and did not attempt to follow the party to Cooper's Creek, and Burke, tired of waiting, determined to push on.
The men who had thus abandoned the depot rejoined the main body of the expedition under Wright, who at length moved to Cooper's Creek, and, incredible to relate, neglected to search for the missing explorers.
2 (1893); William Wright, History of the Big Bonanza (Hartford, Conn., 1876); C. H.
Frederick Wright and others.
Wright, and afterwards by Maetzner; also the OldFrench Sensuyl le bestiaire d'amours.
Wright (London, 1866-68), and the Scalacronica of Thomas Gray, edited by J.
Wright and J.
Wright, The Antiquities of the Town of Halifax (Leeds, 1738); John Watson, The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Halifax (London, 1775) John Crabtree, A Concise History of the Parish and Vicarage of Halifax (Halifax and London, 1836).
Wright of Beirut, casts were taken and the stones themselves sent to Constantinople by Subhi Pasha of Damascus.
Wright, Comparative Grammar of the Semitic Languages, p. 16).
Wright, London, 1910), which gives references to the principal English and Dutch authorities.
People were still alive who knew the Wright brothers.
What if you were a pilot who had met the Wright brothers as a child and someone had come to you in 1944, when every plane you had ever seen had a propeller, and said, "In twenty-five years, we will walk on the moon."
And yet, in that world, the Wright brothers flew a plane, a blood transfusion was performed, the speed of light was measured, and an uncountable number of human accomplishments were achieved.
There it was arranged that I should go to the Wright-Humason School for the Deaf in New York City.
The teachers at the Wright-Humason School were always planning how they might give the pupils every advantage that those who hear enjoy--how they might make much of few tendencies and passive memories in the cases of the little ones--and lead them out of the cramping circumstances in which their lives were set.
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
TO MISS CAROLINE DERBY The Wright-Humason School. 42 West 76th St. New York.
TO MISS CAROLINE DERBY The Wright-Humason School.
When the Wright-Humason School closed for the summer, Miss Sullivan and Helen went South.
TO MR. JOHN D. WRIGHT Cambridge, December 9, 1900.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Mr. John D. Wright, one of her teachers at the Wright-Humason School, says in a letter to me:
When she was at the Wright-Humason School in New York, Dr. Humason tried to improve her voice, not only her word pronunciation, but the voice itself, and gave her lessons in tone and vocal exercises.