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Title: Letter from Solomon Pool to the Board of Trustees, May 5, 1866 : Electronic Edition.
Author: Pool, Solomon, 1832-1901
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 Caitlin R. Donnelly
Text encoded by Caitlin R. Donnelly
First Edition, 2007
Size of electronic edition: ca. 12K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2007
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Languages used in the text: English
Revision history:
2007-05-30, Caitlin R. Donnelly 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: Letter from Solomon Pool to the Board of Trustees, May 5, 1866
Author: Solomon Pool
Description: 2 pages, 4 page images
Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Letter from Solomon Pool to the Board of Trustees, May 5, 1866
Pool, Solomon, 1832-1901



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University of N. C.
Chapel Hill, May 5th. 1866.

Hon: Charles Manly ,
Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the University of N. C.:

Sir,

I am instructed by the Faculty of the University to state, that they deem it proper, and consistent with the established usages of the Institution, to lay before the Executive Committee the enclosed ticket and resolutions.

I have the honor to be,
Most respectfully,
Your obedient servant,

Solomon Pool
Secy. of the Faculty.


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Resolutions adopted by the Faculty of the University of North Carolina at the regular meeting held May 4th. 1866.
"Resolved, That the President state to the Ball-Managers the unanimous opinion of the Faculty, that the placing of the name of any gentleman upon the list of honorary managers without his consent previously obtained, is grossly improper.
Resolved, That in the present circumstances of the country, the selection of those who have recently been conspicuous in public affairs, is like to expose the Institution to underserved suspicion." of the want of the spirit of loyalty which they profess and feel.
True Copy

Solomon Pool
Secy.


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