Definition of Atheneums
1. atheneum [n] - See also: atheneum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Atheneums
Literary usage of Atheneums
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Journal of Education (1855-1882). (1871)
"The teachers of the atheneums and middle schools are appointed by the government. The different grades are: Prefect, professor, and teacher at the ..."
2. Journal by New York (N.Y.). Board of Education (1854)
"... and Scientific Institutions, Philosophical Societies, atheneums and Mechanics' Institutes, which are established in all parts of the United Kingdom. ..."
3. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of ...by Reuben Gold Thwaites by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1907)
"Athabascan Indians, tribes, XVIII, 69, 109, XX, 70; branches, XXIX, 253; families, XXVIII, 156; affinities, X XIII, 90. atheneums, in Lexington (Ky. ..."
4. Star Papers: Or, Experiences of Art and Nature by Henry Ward Beecher (1855)
"Exorcise all such brick parallelograms from your thoughts; and call up instead images of castles, palaces, ornate galleries, and atheneums; and that too of ..."