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Before departing, however, the delegates also appointed a five-man committee–including Thomas Jefferson of Virginia, John Adams of Massachusetts, Roger Sherman of Connecticut, Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania and Robert R. He also was an advocate for better teaching institutions to train teachers; specialized colleges for teachers and elementary and high school administrators, then, fell well below standards for graduation of accredited universities and colleges. In 1776, Clinton took command of the 2nd New York Regiment and, later that year, was promoted to Brigadier General in the Continental Army.

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster (March 15, 1989)

ISBN: 0671675621

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