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Orrington Lunt
Orrington Lunt
TitleOrrington Lunt
DescriptionCaption: "Orrington Lunt: Early resident of Chicago and Evanston, and liberal benefactor of Northwestern University". From text: "The first subscription made to the Northwestern University was that of Orrington Lunt for five thousand dollars, " and "Among the trustees the school must forever be indebted to the wisdom and munificence of the late Grant Goodrich, Orrington Lunt and Dr. Luke Hitchcock." Image appears to be an enhanced photograph.
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameNorthwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)
Lunt, Orrington, 1815-1897
SubjectUniversities & colleges
Coverage-SpatialEvanston (Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago: its history and its builders, a century of marvelous growth
Author of the BookCurrey, J. Seymour (Josiah Seymour), b. 1844
CollectionPicture Chicago
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