eleemosynary corporation


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In Dartmouth College, Marshall defended the property rights of an eleemosynary corporation.
100) Eleemosynary corporations included hospitals, colleges and universities, or organizations that provided charitable services.
111) Eleemosynary corporations were those "constituted for the perpetual distribution of the free alms, or the bounty of the founder of them, to such purposes as he has directed.