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1) lyceum, 19th-century American educational association. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American association for popular instruction of adults by lectures, concerts, and other methods. Lyceum groups were concerned with the dissemination of information...

2) Lyceum, gymnasium near ancient Athens. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Lyceum, gymnasium near ancient Athens, (lise´m) (KEY) , gymnasium near ancient Athens. There Aristotle taught; hence the extension of the term lyceum to Aristotle's...

3) Holbrook, Josiah. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American educator, founder of the lyceum movement, b. Derby, Conn., grad. Yale (1810). He experimented with various schools where manual training, farming, and formal...

4) Chautauqua movement. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Chautauqua movement, development in adult education somewhat similar to the lyceum movement. It derived from an institution at Chautauqua, N.Y. There, in 1873, John...

5) Keene, Laura. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American actress-manager, b. England. She played with Mme Vestris at the Lyceum, London. She emigrated to the United States in 1852 and became manager (1855) of Laura...

6) Bancroft, Marie Effie Wilton, Lady. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Marie Effie Wilton, Lady, 1839-1921, English actress and manager. She made her debut (1856) at the Lyceum Theatre, London, and in 1865 became joint manager of the...

7) Craig, Edward Gordon. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Edward Gordon, 1872-1966, English scene designer, producer, and actor. The son of Ellen Terry, Gordon Craig began acting with Henry Irving's Lyceum company (1885-97)....

8) Tilton, Theodore. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...After working for the New York Observer he was (1863-71) editor in chief of the Independent, a Congregationalist weekly. He later managed (1872-74) his own weekly,...

9) Irving, Sir Henry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Sir Henry, 1838-1905, English actor and manager, originally named John Henry Brodribb. He made his debut in 1856 and achieved fame in 1871 with his portrayal of Mathias...

10) Wallack, James William. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American actor and manager. Of a theatrical family, he was a leading actor (1812-32) in both comedy and melodrama at Drury Lane. After 1852 he lived in the United...

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