political career of William Henry Draper. by George Metcalf

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  • Draper, William Henry, -- 1801-1877,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1763-1867

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ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
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Pagination255 leaves.
Number of Pages255
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Bill Draper, a pioneer and giant in Silicon Valley, provides a good historical perspective on the emergence of Silicon Valley, his (and his firm's) role in its creation, his interest and eventual career stint in public service (the Export-Import Bank of the United States and the United Nations Development Program), the creation of the cutting Cited by: 5.

Early life and career. Draper was born on January 1, in White Plains, New York, the son of Katherine Louise (née Baum) and banker, general, and diplomat William Henry Draper Jr. His father founded Draper, Gaither and Anderson.

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Draper's mother was Antonia Coetana de Paiva Pereira Gardner, daughter of the personal physician to the Emperor of niece, Antonia Maury Born: March 7,Prince Edward County. William Henry Draper launched the first Silicon Valley venture firm in His son Bill co-founded Sutter Hill Ventures and later created the first U.S.-India venture capital partnership.

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Political career. He was elected to the 13th Parliament of Upper Canada representing Toronto in Later that year, he was appointed to the Executive Council and became solicitor general the following year. Draper handled many of the prosecutions following the Upper Canada Rebellion of By he had broken with his Family Compact friends and set his political goal: "To.

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3 March in Toronto, son of William Henry Draper* and Augusta White; m. first Mary Catherine Baines (d. ); they had no children; m. secondly Elsie —, widow of Henry Routh, and they had a daughter; d. 25 July in Toronto. The youngest son of Solicitor General William Henry Draper.

William Henry Draper Jr. was born here Aug. 10, He was graduated from New York University in with B.A. in economics.

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from Haverford College in and both an LL.B. and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania in University of Pennsylvania Law School. InLewis, though only. Simeon Draper (Janu - November 6, ) was a prominent merchant and politician in New York City. During the American Civil War, he was the federal government's agent for receiving captured cotton from the Confederate States of America and selling it to benefit the Union war effort.

He was also the first president of the American Chemical Society (–77) and a founder of the New York University School of Medicine. One of Draper's books, the History of the Conflict between Religion and Science, popularised the conflict thesis proposing intrinsic hostility in the relationship between religion and science.5/5(3).

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He wrote about 60 hymns altogether. A great book in terms of the science, but Draper was a man of his time and was heavily influenced by a strong aversion to Catholicism, characteristic of 19th century anti-clericalism. His assertion that Catholics worship Mary is as wrong as to assert that Muslims worship Muhammad - neither believe they are gods and reserve that act of faith for /5.

Benjamin Harrison, the 23rd president of the United States, came from a prominent Virginia family and was the grandson of U.S. President William Henry Harrison.

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Draper’s first book was a chemistry text published in William Henry. Thomas More, in full Sir Thomas More, also called Saint Thomas More, (born February 7,London, England—died July 6,London; canonized ; feast day June 22), English humanist and statesman, chancellor of England (–32), who was beheaded for refusing to accept King Henry VIII as head of the Church of is.

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In one of the last published pieces of his career, John William Draper returned to a topic he had briefly touched upon in both his Intellectual Development of Europe and his History of the hed in the Princeton Review inDraper addresses the “political effect of the decline of faith in continental Europe.”He asks, “When comes that black thunder-cloud.

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