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  • In 1824-1828 he was professor of belles-lettres in Washington (now Trinity) College, Hartford, Connecticut, and at this time he was one of the editors of the Episcopal Watchman.
  • He was a member of the Institute from its foundation, and in 1816, at the reorganization, became a member of the Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres.
  • After spending some time at Geneva and Frankfort-on-Main, he became professor of belles-lettres in the French school of Berlin.
  • He had been made a member of the Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres in 1803.
  • In 1897 he was elected a member of the Academic des Inscriptions et Belles-lettres.