John A. J. Creswell '48 Receives Honorary Degree

Thu., Jun. 8, 1871

John A. J. Creswell (Class of 1848), politician, United States Postmaster General from 1869-74, and first member of Congress to propose a constitutional amendment banning slavery, receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree as part of Dickinson's 1871 Commencement exercises.

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