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Brown University: Van Wickle Gates

Brown University: Van Wickle Gates
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One Response to Brown University: Van Wickle Gates

  1. Glenn Zorpette June 17, 2014 at 11:06 am #

    From Brown’s own Encyclopedia Brunonia: “The gates were built with the bequest of Augustus Stout Van Wickle 1876, president of a bank and several coal corporations, who was killed in a skeet shooting accident in 1898. He also provided in his will for a gate and fence at Princeton University as a memorial to his ancestor Nathaniel Fitz Randolph, who gave the land on which Nassau Hall was built.”

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