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The first Morrill Act was passed by the U. Congress granting to each state and territory a certain amount of land, the proceeds of which were to be used to establish at least one college. The main purpose of the college was to promote the liberal and practical education of the industrial classes.
The second Morrill Act, which provided funds to support the instructional program in the Land-Grant Colleges, was passed by Congress on August 30th. The Board of Trustees of the A. College in Raleigh was empowered to make temporary arrangements for Negro students so that the College could qualify for funds under the second Morrill Act. Instruction for Negro students was begun at Shaw University in Raleigh in Agriculture, English, Horticulture and Mathematics involving four teachers and 37 students.
College for the Colored Race". Its purpose was "to teach practical agriculture and mechanic arts and such branches of learning as relate there to, not excluding academic and classical instruction". The first meeting of the Board of Trustees of the A. College for the Colored Race was held on June 23rd. The main building which was called "the college building" was completed.
It was destroyed by fire in Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. Brown Book Company, James B. He served until The first degrees are conferred by the college. The class motto was "No Steps Backwards". The first degree recipients were:. Edward B. The Rev. Charles D. Sneed, of Franklin County, received the Gilmer L. Dudley Small Farmer of the Year Award.
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Advanced Search…. Melvin L. Aggies win the Mid- Eastern Atlantic Conference basketball tournament. This is the university's 16th MEAC title, the most in conference history.
Their last win in the NCAA tournament was Filed under: archivesresources. Simon Powell S. George Simkins, Jr. The F.