Sentence Examples

  • One conspicuous feature of the Bosnian land-system is the Moslem Vakuf, or ecclesiastical property, consisting of estates dedicated to such charitable purposes as poor-relief, and the endowment of mosques, schools, hospitals, cemeteries and baths.
  • At Oxford Rotherham built part of Lincoln College and increased its endowment; at Cambridge, where he was chancellor and master of Pembroke Hall, he helped to build the University Library.
  • Another educational endowment is Freeman's school, founded by John Freeman in 1711.
  • It is commonly represented that the endowment was wholly derived from alien priories bought by Chicheley from the crown.
  • In truth, not so large a proportion of the endowment of All Souls was derived from this source as was that of New College.

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