UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
December 23-24, 1887
Volume OB - Pages 54-55
December 23, 1887
The regular meeting of the Board of Regents was called to order
by the Chairman, Governor C. C. Stevenson. Present: Regents
Stevenson, Dovey and Dormer. Also in attendance, President
The establishment of an Agricultural Experiment Station was
discussed and the following action taken.
Regent Dovey submitted the following resolutions, which were
RESOLVED that the Board of Regents establish an Agricultural
Experiment Station as one of the Departments of the State
RESOLVED that President L. D. Brown be appointed Director
of said Station, and that Professor Miller be appointed
Botanist and Chemist.
RESOLVED that ten (10) acres of University land be set aside
for the use and benefit of said Agricultural Station.
C. C. Stevenson
John M. Dormer