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New federal Agricultural Bureau head sworn in

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02/03/1860
Thomas Green Clemson became the first superintendent of the Agriculture Bureau under the operation of the Interior Department. Previous to this, the Bureau had been under the Patent Office. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 7.

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