UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
June 9-10, 1885
Volume OB - Pages 9-10
State of Nevada
Office of Secy. Board of Regents
Carson City, June 9, 1885
Pursuant to adjournment, the Board of Regents met at the above
named place. Present: J. H. Rand, L. W. Getchell and H. G.
The minutes of previous meeting were read and approved.
Upon motion of Regent Shaw, seconded by Regent Getchell, it was
unanimously resolved, that the proposal of Mr. Newton Evans to
sell to the State of Nevada ten (10) acres of land adjacent to
the town of Reno, on the site (as) described by him in his offer
to the Board of Regents, at the rate of One Hundred and Twenty-
Five ($125.00) Dollars per acre, be accepted; and that the Presi-
dent of the Board take such steps as are necessary to transfer
the property to the State.
Upon motion of Regent Getchell, seconded by Regent Shaw, it was
unanimously resolved, that the President be directed, on behalf
of the Board of Regents, to contract with Mr. Newton Evans for
the purchase of ten (10) acres adjoining "the University tract"
at a sum not exceeding One Hundred and Fifty ($150.00) Dollars
per acre, conditional upon delivery of deed on March 31, A. D.
1887 or sixty (60) days thereafter subject to approval of the
Legislature of Nevada.
Adjourned to meet in Reno, Nevada, at 1:30 P.M. 10th inst.
J. H. Rand
M. D. Noteware