in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 940 words.
Brattle, Thomas (1658–1713), astronomer and college administrator in America, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on 20 June 1658, the second of the eight children of Thomas Brattle (c.1624–...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1037 words.
Hill, Thomas (07 January 1818–21 November 1891), Unitarian clergyman, college president, and scientist, was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the son of Thomas Hill, a judge, and Henrietta...