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David McConaughy (college president)
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How did the bald eagle become America’s national bird?
The bald eagle’s role as a national symbol is linked to its 1782 landing on the Great Seal of the United States. Shortly after the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776, the Continent...
Albert Nipon
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Clarence Edward Mathias
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Foster J. Sayers
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Emanuel Vogel Gerhart
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He was educated a...
Claude H. Nash
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Herbert Robbins
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Selig S. Harrison
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Janice M. Holder
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Ulysses G. Buzzard
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Angelo Donghia
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Norman W. Ressler
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Ressler was born M...
George Washington Scott
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