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Title: Faculty Minutes, January 16, 1871 [Containing the Last Faculty Minutes Before the University's Closing]: Electronic Edition.
Author: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). General Faculty
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
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First Edition, 2005
Size of electronic edition: ca. 9K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
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Languages used in the text: English
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2005-10-28, Sarah Ficke finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of collection: General Faculty and Faculty Council of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records (#40106), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: Faculty Minutes, January 16, 1871 [Containing the Last Faculty Minutes Before the University's Closing]
Author: [University of North Carolina General Faculty]
Description: 2 pages, 2 page images
Note: Call number 40106 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Faculty Minutes, January 16, 1871 [Containing the Last Faculty Minutes Before the University's Closing]
University of North Carolina (1793-1962). General Faculty



Page 1
Jan 16th 1871
The Faculty met. Present the President and Professors Patrick , Brewer , and McIver .
The Minutes of the last three meetings read and approved except that no mention is made in the minutes of Jan 10th of the disposition made of irregular students in prof Brewer's Scheme which was adopted at that meeting. The correction is made to the scheme that irregular students be required to visit three lessons a day and be amenable in all respects to the professors to whom they recite, as the regular students are.
The following Memorial to the Board of Trustees was adopted, professors Patrick & McIver voting in the affirmative prof Brewer in the negative to wit.

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Whereas the University was founded and endowed for the promotion of learning and virtue, and intended especially for the youth of the state; and whereas it has not been generally patronized since the present Faculty were elected; Therefore:
Resolved; that no member of the Faculty desires be in the way of the success and prosperity of the University.
Resolved; that we most respectfully ask the Honorable Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee of said Board to adopt such measures as may be necessary and proper to restore public confidence and favor to the University, without any reference to the effect which such action may have incidentally, upon our future relations as a Faculty.
Resolved; that a copy of these Resolutions be sent to his Excellency the Governor of the state to be laid before the Honorable Board of Trustees of the University at their next meeting.
The Faculty adjourned.