Evan Pugh

Evan Pugh (HM2HFX)

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N 40° 47.748', W 77° 51.809'

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Penn State's first president (1859-64) was a national advocate of adding science, agriculture, & engineering to traditional collegiate studies. Penn State emerged as one of three agricultural college in the U.S. Before the 1862 Morrill Land-Grant College Act, which promoted these new subjects and for which Pugh lobbied hard. Because of him, Penn State was named Pennsylvania's sole land-grant college in 1863.
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Placed ByPenn State Alumni Association
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Date Added Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 2:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 258420 N 4520035
Decimal Degrees40.79580000, -77.86348333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.748', W 77° 51.809'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 44.88" N, 77° 51' 48.54" W
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