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But these private institutions in no way diminished East Berkeley's campaign for a public high school. M o s t middle-class parents expected the school to be located near the campus, but working-class West Berkeleyans opposed the establishment of a high school outside their community that would serve few of their children (most of whom left school after the eighth grade). In 1882 the school board approved a compromise that allowed highschool-level courses to be taught at the Kellogg site, but a bond issue to build a separate high school did not pass until 1900.
Congress passed the Morrill Land Grant College Act of 18 6 2. The law provided for grants of federal lands to states, which could use A TALE OF TWO TOWNS / 27 income from the sale of the property to support the operations of public universities. The new, federally subsidized institutions were to be people's colleges rather than elitist private institutions like the College of California. The land-grant colleges would teach practical courses in agriculture and mechanics as well as traditional liberal arts offerings.
The trustees hired Frederick Law Olmsted, the designer of New York's Central Park, to plan the development, but his ideas turned out to be too radical. He envisioned landscaped roads which followed the contours of the hill, along the lines of the contemporary Piedmont Avenue. Instead the college authorities adopted a traditional grid pattern. In conformance with the presumed intellectual tone of the new community, north-south streets were named in alphabetical order for men of science: Audubon (now College Avenue), Bowditch, Choate (now Telegraph Avenue), Dana, Ellsworth, Fulton, and Guyot (now Shattuck).