James Mountain

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Not to be confused with Mount James.
James Mountain
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James Mountain during his time at Pittsburgh Academy
Known for Master of Pittsburgh Academy

James Mountain was a prominent lawyer, educator and academic administrator in Western Pennsylvania during the early 19th century.[1] He was Master of Pittsburgh Academy (now University of Pittsburgh) from 1803 to 1807.[2] He was also among the earliest instructors and leaders of Canonsburg Academy (later Jefferson College and now Washington & Jefferson College).[3]