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Title: Agreement Between the Board of Trustees and John M. Goodloe, August 19, 1801: Electronic Edition.
Author: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Board of Trustees
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
Text transcribed by Bari Helms
Images scanned by Bari Helms
Text encoded by Brian Dietz
First Edition, 2005
Size of electronic edition: ca. 13K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
© This work is the property of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching and personal use as long as this statement of availability is included in the text
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Languages used in the text: English
Revision history:
2005-07-07, Brian Dietz finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of collection: University of North Carolina Papers (#40005), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: Agreement Between the Board of Trustees and John M. Goodloe, August 19, 1801
Author: [Trustees of the University of North Carolina]
Description: 2 pages, 2 page images
Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Agreement Between the Board of Trustees and John M. Goodloe , August 19, 1801
University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Board of Trustees



Page 157
Memorandum of an Agreement made between Walter Alves & Richard Bennehan in behalf of the Trustees of the University of North Carolina of the one part & John M. Goodloe of the other part Witnesseth. The said John M. Goodloe on his part doth agree to build a House at the Seat of the University of the following Dimensions Viz. — Thirty by Twenty feet & Ten feet Pitch between Joints to be framed a four & an half Inch wall of Such Size timbers as is described in the Bill of Lumber hereto Annexed with one Ledge Door Three by Seven feet & Two eighteen light Windows in each Side & Two Six light windows in each end with plain Boxing large & Quine Boards, Door & Window Casements without ornament — Weatherboarded with Nine by three Quarter of an Inch featheredge Plank beaded showing Six Inches — Sheathed with three Quarter Inch plank & Covered with good heart of pine Shingles eighteen Inches by Seven eighths at the but Showing Six Inches, the Sill & other principal Timbers to be of good heart of pine. Flooring plank of good pine Quartered Eight by One & One Quarter of an Inch to be well Seasoned & laid Square Joints. The Whole to be Compleated in a plain but faithful and workman like Manner in Two Months from the date hereof. At which time the said Walter Alves & Richard Bennehan in behalf of the Trustees Aforesaid on their part doth Agree to pay unto the said John M. Goodloe his Heirs or Assigns the sum of One Hundred & Fifty Nine Pounds Twelve Shillings & One penny current money of North Carolina as [unrecovered] Bill of Cost also hereunto Annexed. In Witness whereof the parties have hereunto Set their hands & Seals this 19th day of August 1801.

Walter Alves [scribal seal]

Rd Bennehan [scribal seal]

John M. Goodloe [scribal seal]




Page 158
Bill of Lumber for a House 30 by 20 feet & 12 feet Pitch
2 Sills . . . . . 30 feet long 10 by 12
2 Sills . . . . . 20 [feet long] 10 by 14
3 Girders . . . . . 20 [feet long] 10 by 12
10 Sleepers . . . . . 20 [feet long] 12 by 4 ½
1 Beam . . . . . 22 [feet long] 8 by 9
14 Joists . . . . . 22 [feet long] 8 by 4
2 Peates . . . . . 30 [feet long] 12 by 4 ½
4 Corner posts . . . . . 11 [feet long] 12 by 12
12 Small Ditto . . . . . 11 [feet long] 8 by 4 ½
13 Braces . . . . . 11 [feet long] 7 by 4 ½
4 Window Braces . . . . . 12 [feet long] 10 by 3 ½
70 Studs . . . . . 11 [feet long] 4 ½ by 3
30 Rafters . . . . . 14 [feet long] 5 by 3 ½ at Bottom & 4 by 3 ½ at Top
12 pieces for Window frames 14 feet 7 by 5
A Bill of Cost for a House 30 by 20 & 12 feet Pitch
[unrecovered] Currency
6770 feet Plank & Scantling . . . . . 7/— £23. 14. 3
Waggonage of the Above Lumber 12 miles . . . . . . . . . . 10. __. __
Timber to Make the Above Lumber of . . . . . . . . . . 3. __. __
Carpenting Work & provisions . . . . . . . . . . 38. 8. __
6000 heart of pine shingles 18 inch 4 by ¾ . . . . . 24/— 7. 4. __
96 Panes Window Glass . . . . . 1/— 4. 16 .__
3 cte 20d. Nails . . . . . 18/— 2. 14. __
3 cte 10 — D°. . . . . . 13/6 2 .0. 6
7 cte 6 — D°. . . . . . 8/6 2. 19. 6
2 [unrecovered] Hinges . . . . . 6/— . . . . . 12 __
1 Bladder Pully 7[unrecovered] . . . . . 1/— . . . . . 7 __
95. 15. 3
Advance 66 ⅔ for [unrecovered] Currency 63.16.10
159. 21. 1