Up to the present he was far from having any idea of founding a society.
Derkinderen, describing the founding of the city.
In both fields he displayed much talent, and by writing his Synopsis of the Indian Tribes within the United States East of the Rocky Mountains and in the British and Russian Possessions in North America (1836), and by founding the American Ethnological Society of New York in 1842, he earned the title of "Father of American Ethnology."
The story of the founding of the castle resembles that connected with the city of Carthage.
He took part in founding the university of Halle (1694), where he became second and then first professor of law and rector of the university.