AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED, New York, April 20th, 1839, to Rev. J. Proudfit.
by Noyes, William Curtis
1839. Original manuscript. Very Good. One page, quarto, integral address leaf. In part: Noyes was asked by Hon. John A. Dix "... to notify you that a Committee of the Regents appointed to investigate the affairs of the University of this City, will meet ... to proceed with the said investigation .... Signed by Wm. Curtis Noyes, "a Member of the Council of the University."
This controversy at the University of the City of New York, chartered in 1831, involved professors, their duties and salaries, the Chancellor, &c. J.H. Proudfit resided at 3 Clinton Place, New York City. (Inventory #: 038593)
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