To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Harry Hempstead

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Harry Hempstead
HarryHempsteadLOC.jpg
Born(1868-06-25)June 25, 1868
DiedMarch 26, 1938(1938-03-26) (aged 69)
Alma materLafayette College
Known forOwner of the New York Giants (MLB)
Spouse(s)Eleanor Gordon Brush (m. 1894)
Parent(s)
  • Orlando Hempstead
  • Eliza Tyler Hempstead

Harry Newton Hempstead (June 25, 1868 – March 26, 1938) was the owner of the New York Giants of the National League from 1912 through 1919.

Biography

He was born on June 25, 1868 in Philadelphia to Orlando Gordon Hempstead and Elizabeth Ophelia Tyler. He graduated from Lafayette College in 1891 and on October 10, 1894 he married Eleanor Gordon Brush. In 1912 he purchased the franchise from John T. Brush, his father-in-law. In 1919, he sold the franchise to Charles Stoneham. He died on March 26, 1938 at his home on Park Avenue in Manhattan.[1]

From 1916 to 1924 he was a trustee of his alma mater, Lafayette College.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Harry Hempstead Dead Here at 69. President of New York Giants Baseball Club, 1912-19, Had Succeeded John T. Brush. Supervised Construction of the New Polo Grounds. Graduate of Lafayette in 1891". The New York Times. March 27, 1938. Retrieved 2009-08-24. Harry Newton Hempstead, who was president of the New York Giants National League baseball club from 1912 to 1919, died yesterday at his residence, Mayfair House, Sixty-fifth Street and Park Avenue, after an illness of ten days.
  2. ^ Skillman, David Bishop (1932). The Biography of a College: Being the History of the First Century of the Life of Lafayette College. Easton, Pennsylvania: Lafayette College.

External links


This page was last edited on 17 July 2020, at 03:29
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.