UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
September 3-4, 1892


Volume OC - Pages 4-5

Reno, Nevada

September 3, 1892

At a meeting of the Board of Regents held at 9:30 A.M. this day

the following members were present: E. T. George, H. L. Fish and

J. W. Haines. Absent: J. D. Torreyson and Governor Colcord.

Minutes of meetings held July 9th and August 2nd, including

Financial report of the Ag & Mech College to the U. S. Treasurer

for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1892, were read and approved.

Claims for the months of July and August were allowed as per

journal entries.

From Ag & Mech College Fund Appd 2,052.01

From Ag & Mech College Fund Appd 3,896.52

From Contingent University Fund 453.51

From Mining Laboratory Fund 275.00

On motion of Governor Colcord, seconded by E. T. George, to raise

Professor R. D. Jackson's salary to Two Hundred Fifty Dollars

per month for the months of September, October, November and

December 1892 and Professor Phillips' salary to Two Hundred

Dollars per month for the same months, and Richard Brown's salary

to One Hundred and Fifty Dollars per month from September 1,


Professor R. D. Jackson presented the following order, which was


In order to avoid useless work in the State Mining Laboratory

that when it becomes evident to those in charge of the work

that any sample contains nothing of value the analysis may be

stopped and such sample thrown aside and reported valueless.

President Jones reported that he had employed Mr. James E.

Church Jr. of Kolby, Michigan as Instructor in Latin and such

other branches as the interests of the University may demand

at a salary of Twelve Hundred Dollars per annum from September 1,


The President was authorized to furnish Mrs. Emery with an as-

sistant in the Training School at Fifty Dollars per month from

Sept. 1, 1892 and he was also instructed to employ Frederick

Stadmueller as assistant to Professor J. W. Phillips in Chemistry

and Physics at Twenty Five Dollars per month from Sept. 1, 1892

to be paid from Agriculture College Fund.

No further business appearing, the Board adjourned to meet

Saturday, October 1, 1892.

H. L. Fish


Geo. H. Taylor