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Title: Letter from Professor William J. Martin to Governor Jonathan Worth, July 13, 1867: Electronic Edition.
Author: Martin, William James
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:
2007-05-31, 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 Professor William J. Martin to Governor Jonathan Worth, July 13, 1867
Author: W. J. Martin
Description: 1 page, 2 page images
Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Letter from Professor William J. Martin to Governor Jonathan Worth, July 13, 1867
Martin, William James



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Chapel Hill July 13 / 67

My Dear Governor,

I enclose my resignation. May I beg the favor of you to call a meeting of the Executive Committee with as little delay as possible & to push the resignation through. I must start for Tennessee in two or three weeks & have therefore no time to lose. I can make my arrangements with more decision when I have the consent of the Exec. Com. Please therefore let me have it as soon as may be.
I do not expect to remove my family for some time to come.

Yours Very Truly —

W. J. Martin

Hon. Jon. Worth. Gov &c
Raleigh N. C.


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