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Then and Now

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Founders Gate

1896 Although the Howe Street building was up to Principal Morrill’s standards, he had one last request – Morrill wanted a fence. He pressured the Board of Education, who then pressured the state legislature, who granted him $1,550 to complete project. The politically savvy Morrill convinced the state to erect an iron fence on the […]