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The U. S. Naval Academy graduates its first four year class

06/10/1854

The United States Naval Academy, earlier known as the Naval School and opening as a four year institution in July 1850, graduates its first class at Annapolis, Maryland. (By John Osborne)

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Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 417.

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