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Arriving at Yates from Waterville College, Charles G. Fairman taught at the Yates Academy before an early promotion to the position of principal in 1853. After a successful stay at the institution, he eventually became the Edwards Professor of Mathematics & Natural Philosophy and the Hunter Lecturer on Chemistry, Geology & Mineralogy at Shurtleff College.
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Ballard, Matthew R., "Yates Native Was Prominent Educator at Illinois College" (2017). Pioneer Record. 30.