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 Georgetown: The Edward Hermon Papers
Hermon was in correspondence over the terms of the lease with the Duke's representative, General Sir Arnold Burrowes Kemball (1820-1908), famous for his military exploits in India and the Middle East.
Hermon developed a serious mental condition that required her to be committed for lunacy in 1869.
The Edward Hermon papers consisting of 1.5 linear feet of material, provide a wealth of detail not only about British society in the second half of the nineteenth century in general and an important British family in particular, but it is also of great value to any historian of British architecture, game sports, and psychiatry.
gulib.lausun.georgetown.edu /dept/speccoll/hermon.htm   (1750 words)

  
 Hermon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mount Hermon is called the "gray- haired mountain " or the "mountain of " because of the covering of snow is present on it most of the year.
The high places of Mount Hermon were used by the Canaanites for their pagan religious rituals.
Mount Hermon was a possible site of Transfiguration where Jesus took three of His Peter James and John up on a high mountain for prayer.
www.freeglossary.com /Hermon   (586 words)

  
 HERMON - LoveToKnow Article on HERMON
The view from Hermon is very ex-tensive, embracing afl Lebanon and the plains east of Damascus,with Palestine as far as Carmel and Tabor.
12 was supposed to indicate the proximity of Hermon to Tabor.
The conical hill immediatelysouth of Tabor was thus named Little Hermon, and is still socalled by some of the inhabitants of the district.HERMSDORF, a village of Germany, in the Prussian provinceof Silesia.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /H/HE/HERMON.htm   (1650 words)

  
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Their silence showed this plainly enough, and Hermon therefore added in a tone of explanation that later the villa would perhaps suit his condition better, but now he thought it would be a mistake to retire to the quiet which half the city was conspiring to disturb.
This had not been difficult, for Archias loved Hermon, in spite of the many anxieties he had caused him, as if he were his own son and, knowing his daughter, he was aware that she could be happy with the man who possessed her heart though he was deprived of sight.
The fame which Hermon had won by great genius and ability had gratified him more than he expressed, and he could not contradict Daphne when she asserted that, in spite of the aimless life of pleasure to which be devoted himself, he had remained the kind-hearted, noble man he had always been.
www.cise.ufl.edu /mirrors/gutenberg/etext04/ge74v10.txt   (10733 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Hermon
In the Talmud and in the Targums Hermon is designated the "mountain of snow", and the same appellation is used by the old Arab geographers.
On the summit of one of the peaks is to be seen an extensive mass of ruins, probably the remains of an early pagan sanctuary dedicated to Baal, whence the designation Baal-Hermon, applied to the mountain in two Biblical passages (Judges, iii, 3; I Par., v, 23).
In the Old Testament, Hermon is hardly mentioned except as the northern boundary of Palestine.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07288a.htm   (545 words)

  
 Town of Hermon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hermon is an irregularly-shaped town situated south-west of the center of St. Lawrence County.
The name of the town was changed from Depeau to Hermon, February 28, 1834, owing to the similarity of the former to Depeauville, in Jefferson County, which led to frequent errors in the transmission of the mails.
A post-office, called Hermon, had been established in what is now the northeastern corner of the town, December 20, 1828.
herdcow.com /hermon   (232 words)

  
 Hermon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mount Hermon (Arabic: Jabalu sh-Shaykh) is a mountain in the Anti-Lebanon range, on the border between Lebanon, Syria, and Israel.
The southern and western slopes of Mount Hermon and the Golan Heights to the South came under the control of Israel on June 10, 1967 as a result of the Six Day War.
There, Jesus revealed to them His purpose to build His Church and to go to Jerusalem to die and be resurrected (Matt 16:18-21).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hermon   (600 words)

  
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Hermon is a half-square-mile residential community tucked in a valley east of downtown Los Angeles.
"Hermon has an interesting story to tell," she said, her arm sweeping from the Arroyo Seco riverbed to the hilltop school site where the community was launched by a church group known as the Free Methodists.
Hermon resident Claude Watson, a lawyer and a Free Methodist, ran for U.S. vice president in 1935 and for president in 1944 and 1948 on the Prohibition Party ticket.
www.arroyoseco.org /news.php?artic=72   (1334 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Hermon, Mount, Middle East (Middle Eastern Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
Hermon, Mount[hUr´mun] Pronunciation Key, Arabic Jabal Ash Shaykh [mountain of the chief] and Jebel-eth-Thelj [snowy mountain], on the Syria-Lebanon border.
Hermon, a sacred landmark in ancient Palestine, is mentioned often in the Bible as Hermon, Sion, Senir, and Shenir.
Hermon is traditionally designated as the scene of the Transfiguration.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/H/Hermon-M.html   (270 words)

  
 Northfield Mount Hermon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Northfield Mount Hermon (NMH) is a ninth-twelfth grade private college-preparatory high school (secondary school) located in western Massachusetts, U.S.A. Its Northfield campus is located in Northfield, Massachusetts, and its Mount Hermon campus is located in nearby Gill, Massachusetts.
The settlement of mutually accepted terms was a contrast to the takeover of Abbott Academy by its neighbor, Phillips Andover.
In 2004, the Trustees of Northfield Mount Hermon School, forseeing difficult financial challenges, decided to close the beautiful Northfield campus in 2005 and to consolidate the school with a smaller coeducational student body on the Mount Hermon campus.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northfield_mount_hermon   (1127 words)

  
 French culture | music : Michel Hermon Sings Leo Ferre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hermon on-stage will be outstanding accompanists Gérard Barreaux on accordion and Pierre Michel Sivadier on piano.
Michel Hermon is already known to New York audiences for his recent tributes to Edith Piaf and Marlene Dietrich.
Last fall, Hermon's Awake in a Dream (Dietrich tribute) at the Algonquin Hotel's Oak Room earned critical praise: "He has a deliciously brazen style and impeccable stagecraft, which let's him summon up Dietrich without erasing himself." (New York Times) His tribute to Edith Piaf the previous season was equally lauded.
www.frenchculture.org /music/events/01hermon.html   (366 words)

  
 Hermon -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is important who controls the mountain, as well as the springs below, to guard against (The removal of trees) deforestation and (Undesirable state of the natural environment being contaminated with harmful substances as a consequence of human activities) pollution.
Mount Hermon was also called Senir by the (Click link for more info and facts about Amorite) Amorites and Sirion by the Sidonians (Deut 3:9; Ps 29:6; 1 Chr 5:23; Song 4:8; Ezek 27:5).
The high places of Mount Hermon were apparently used by the (An ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism) Canaanites for their (A person who does not acknowledge your God) pagan religious rituals.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/h/he/hermon.htm   (358 words)

  
 Mount Hermon Heritage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On April 17, 1881, a congregation to be known as Mt. Hermon Evangelical Lutheran Church was regularly organized under the guidance of Pastor Samuel Thomas Hallman.
On Friday, April 29, 1881, Mt. Hermon, along with the newly reorganized Cold Water congregation, was received as a member of the N. Synod.
As a self-supporting congregation, Mt. Hermon's first pastor was Rev. Jacob L. Lackey Rev. Jacob L. Lackey who began his work on June 1,1947 and occupied the new parsonage on November 21,1947.
www.mthermonelca.org /heritage.html   (2253 words)

  
 HERMON, Glogue and Llanfyrnach, Pembrokeshire, Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hermon is a small village of about 100 households situated about 10 miles south of Cardigan, 1.8miles off the A478 at Crymych The village is in the parish of Llanfyrnach where most of the jobs were and still are to be had.
Hermon appears to have spread up the road from the chapel with most houses being fairly modern.
There is still some house building going on at the moment, most being on small cul-de-sacs but a few along the side of the road.
www.hermonglogue.co.uk   (446 words)

  
 Hermon
Hermon was regarded as a sacred place by the Canaanites who inhabited the land before the Israelites
The glaciers ot Mount Hermon are the major source of the Jordan River, and water from its slopes ultimately flows into the Dead Sea.
The snow condenses to vapor during the summer, so that a heavy dew descends on the mountain while the areas surrounding Hermon are parched.
timshen.faithweb.com /sos/topic74.htm   (257 words)

  
 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mount Hermon is the oldest Methodist Church in this area of Virginia.
Mount Hermon was on the Bedford Springs circuit in 1867.
Mt. Hermon remained on a circuit with Evington, Lambs, and Leesville until 1960 when it became a station church during the pastorate of Earl Martin.
www.gbgm-umc.org /mt_hermon/history.html   (466 words)

  
 Daily Bible Study - Mount Hermon
Mount Hermon, from the Hebrew word pronounced ker-mone, meaning abrupt, is the eastern extension of the Anti-Lebanon mountain range.
Mount Hermon's majestic snow-covered peaks can be seen from far south into Israel, to the west in Lebanon, and to the east in Syria.
Throughout Bible History, Mount Hermon was known variously as "the Hermonites" (Psalm 42:6 KJV) because of its multiple summits.
www.execulink.com /~wblank/mthermon.htm   (509 words)

  
 Hermon, Mount on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Its seasonal snow melt is important to the headwater flow of the Jordan River.
Israeli army evacuates the peak of Mount Hermon after its return to Syria.
Israeli flag downed as the army leaves the peak of Mount Hermon.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/h/hermon-m1.asp   (566 words)

  
 Hermon Høyfjellssenter Norway Directory
Hermon Høyfjellssenter is located in the middle of Hallingskarvet ski area, where you literarily can put on your skis at the door and enjoy endless skiing tracks.
Hermons new attraction is the Hallingskarvet Fjellbad (bathing facilities) with pools, swimming canals, streams, diving pool, climbing walls, water chute, bobble bath, saunas and café.
Hermon Høyfjellssenter is a Christian and alcohol-free environment.
www.norway.com /directories/d_company.asp?id=12728   (208 words)

  
 Maine Local Government - Town of Hermon - Main Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hermon is a town in Penobscot County, incorporated on June 13, 1814 from township T2 R2 NWP.
Named for the biblical Mount Hermon, it was first settled in 1784.
Hermon hosts the Northern Maine Junction rail yard in its southeast corner.
www.state.me.us /local/penobscot/hermon   (72 words)

  
 Mount Hermon, Men's Ministry
The "seed idea" for Mount Hermon traces back to the American evangelist, Dwight L. Moody, and its original program and facilities were influenced by the conference center in the east founded by him.
Mount Hermon has consistently taken a "high" view of the Bible as God's authoritative word and worked to create a program and environment where the truths of Scriptures could be taught, understood and applied in daily living.
As a result of the goodness and faithfulness of God, Mount Hermon is one of the largest-and often considered one the finest-facilities offering Christian camps and conferences in the world today.
www.ncbcweb.org /mensministry/mthermon.html   (443 words)

  
 Mount Hermon (BiblePlaces.com)
Ba’al Hermon, Mt. Lebanon, Jabel A-talg, 'Arqub, Hermon Massif, Hermon Slopes, Jebel esh-Sheikh, Senir, Shenir, Sion, Sirion
Hermon is the southern tip of the anti-Lebanon mountain range.
Mount Hermon (Walking in Their Sandals) Gives easy-to-read information on the location, biblical significance, etc. Features links to photographs and on-line scripture references.
www.bibleplaces.com /mthermon.htm   (212 words)

  
 Northfield Mount Hermon : Announcement From the Board   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The board of trustees carried out extensive studies of Northfield Mount Hermon School over several years with primary focus on the educational needs of the individual student today and in the future.
The board is committed to the construction of a new center for the arts, an expanded library, and a new student-faculty residence, as well as upgrading of athletic and other facilities on the Mount Hermon campus.
This decision was made on the eve of the school’s 125th anniversary, and its purpose is to secure Northfield Mount Hermon’s position as one of the nation’s preeminent boarding schools for decades to come.
www.nmhschool.org /about/future/announcement.asp   (677 words)

  
 The Hermon Slade Foundation
This Foundation was established in October 1995 by the generous benefaction of Mr George Hermon Slade AM.
Its primary object is to "...advance and enhance the progress and harmony of mankind with the Earth through the study and application of Natural Sciences".
Believing that “…if there is a way better than another, it is the way of nature”, Mr Hermon Slade has sought to encourage the pursuit of excellence in scientific research, particularly on topics which are designed to improve the ways in which individuals and communities interact with their natural environments.
www.hermonslade.org.au   (312 words)

  
 Hermon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The highest of its three summits is 2814 m (9232 ft) above sea level, and is the highest point in Syria.
Mount Hermon is the source of the Jordan River.
Mount Hermon is believed by some to have been the site of the transfiguration of Jesus Christ, though this has traditionally been attributed to Mount Tabor.
www.damascus-online.com /se/geo/hermon.htm   (144 words)

  
 COB Church Camp Mt. Hermon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The camp at Mt. Hermon is filled with vibrant spirit and exciting possibilities.
Camp Mt. Hermon takes its name from the sacred mountain whose life giving streams flow from it's snows.
Many campers have felt a spiritual awakening while at Camp Mt. Hermon and remember that week as a mountain top experience and the beginning of a new spiritual life.
www.cob-net.org /camp/mthermon.htm   (244 words)

  
 Pro-business Attitude, Public Infrastructure, Transportation Spur Hermon Development   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
‘‘Hermon is perceived as a very business-friendly community,’’ says Ron Harriman, the town’s long-time economic development director.
Third, Hermon officials have already permitted the three business parks, so a business owner can submit a site-development plan without undergoing a time-consuming and costly project review.
With well-designed subdivisions appearing in Hermon, the town serves as ‘‘an attractive bedroom community’’ to Bangor while ‘‘retaining its own distinctive identity,’’ Harriman says.
www.bangornews.com /news/templates/?a=111526&z=504   (638 words)

  
 Hermon
Hermon is the 27,591st most popular last name (surname) in the United States; frequency is 0.000%; percentile is 80.943 [SourceCBN]
Hermon, New York, United States [Populated Place] is in St.
Hermon, New York, United States [Village]; population was 407 in 1990; housing units was 173 in 1990; location is 44°28'N 75°14'W; land area is 0.38 square miles (242 acres); FIPS code is 34165 [SourceCBP]
www.placesnamed.com /H/e/hermon.asp   (136 words)

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