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"Lecturers" to "Professors"

Martha Van Rensselaer and Flora Rose initially held the title "lecturer" in the College of Agriculture. After many debates on the issue in university faculty meetings, in 1911 they were appointed professors. These letters from the Board of Trustees stated the change in title and the fact there was no change in salary.


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