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The Resource Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges

Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges

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Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Justin Smith Morrill
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Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Smith Morrill: Almost every land-grant college or university in the United States has a building named for him; but are his contributions truly recognized and understood? Here is the first biography on this renowned statesman in six decades. Representative and then senator from Vermont, Morrill began his tenure in Congress in 1855 and served continuously for forty-three years. His thirty- one years in the upper chamber alone earned him the title ""Father of the Senate."" Coy F. Cross reveals a complex and influential political figure who, as chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, and
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Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1: The Making of Justin Morrill; Chapter 2: Mr. Morrill Goes to Washington; Chapter 3: The Morrill Tariff; Chapter 4: The Irrepressible Conflict; Chapter 5: Morrill's Monument: The Land-Grant College Act; Chapter 6: The Politician Inside the Public Servant; Chapter 7: Senator Morrill; Chapter 8: Beautifying Washington; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
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