Thursday, April 15, 2010

South Dakota School of Mines: May 29, 1890

Friction arises between Board of Regents and Mines Board of Trustees [Stymiest, Ruth Anne. "Centennial: An Illustrated History, 1885-1985". 1985, pg. 14]

May 29 - Board of Regents fires all the faculty, including Dean George F. Duck, campus is closed for all classes [Regents of Education, Annual Report of the Regents of Education to His Excellency The Governor. December 15, 1890, pg. 18]