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John Pillsbury

Title: Resolution From the University
Type: Document
Date: no date
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: In recognition of Pillsbury's years of service to the University of Minnesota, the alumni passed this resolution thanking him for his work.
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Resolution From the University

Activities:

  1. What things has Pillsbury done that have earned him the thanks of the University?



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  2. What threat did the University face if Pillsbury had not given his donations?



    Answer:
  3. What might these things tell you about how Pillsbury felt about education?



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  4. Why might a state's governor feel that having a state university stay open is a good thing?



    Answer: