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An excerpt from the minutes of the Classis of Holland in which are two recommendations from the committee chaired by Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte concerning the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Holland Colony. The first recommendation was to acknowledge God's grace for the twenty five years of God's blessings materially and institutionally. The second recommendation is to sponsor an Ebenezer Fund for the support of the grammar school to serve as an endowment of the school in the amount of $20,000.
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Buursma, William, "An Excerpt from the Minutes of the Classis of Holland" (1872). Van Raalte Papers: 1870-1879. 125.