The Honorable Frederick Watts: Carlisle's Agricultural Reformer
17 Penn State Environmental Law Review 299 (2009)
19 Pages Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Date Written: December 1, 2008
This article details the life of the Honorable Frederick Watts, 1801-1889. A true “Renaissance Man,” Watts was an attorney, judge, reporter, businessman, President of the Cumberland Valley Railroad, gentleman farmer, Commissioner of the United States Department of Agriculture, and “Father” of the Pennsylvania State University.
Keywords: Frederick Watts, Agriculture, Pennsylvania State University, Cumberland Valley Railroad, United States Department of Agriculture
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