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Title: Board of Trustees Minutes, August 4, 1792 [Containing Dr. Williamson’s and Mr. Grove’s Purchase of Materials]: 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 Caitlin R. Donnelly
Images scanned by Stephanie Adamson
Text encoded by Stephanie Adamson
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
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2007-02-02, Stephanie Adamson finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of collection: Records of the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina (#40001), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: Board of Trustees Minutes, August 4, 1792 [Containing Dr. Williamson’s and Mr. Grove’s Purchase of Materials]
Author: [University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Board of Trustees]
Description: 2 pages, 2 page images
Note: Call number 40001(University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Board of Trustees Minutes, August 4, 1792 [Containing Dr. Williamson’s and Mr. Grove’s Purchase of Materials]
University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Board of Trustees



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Doctor Williamson having been requested by the Building Commissioners last Spring to procure for the University certain Philosophical Aparatus, in case the same should not be purchased when Mr. Grove a a member of the Board shall arrive at Philadelphia this board request Mr Grove to make such purchase and transmit the Aparatus to the University and that for this purpose and defraying the expence thereof.
Resolved that Mr. Grove be impowered to draw on the Treasurer of the University for a sum not exceeding One hundred Dollars and that the Treasurer pay such draft.
Resolved that a Surveyors Compass

Page 185
Chain and Set of Instruments be also purchased by Mr Grove on addition to the articles which Doctor Williamson was requested to purchase
. . .