James McCosh

(1811—1894) philosopher and college head

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James McCosh was born in the village of Patna, Ayrshire on 1 April 1811 and died in Princeton, New Jersey on 16 November 1894. His mother, Jean Carson, was ...

Subjects: Philosophy.

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