Writing by Dean David Banta
James A. Woodburn, HISTORY OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY. Bloomington: Indiana University, 1940 (Chapter 6, pp. 111-124)
Charges of sectarianism - action of Methodist Conference - why College changed to University - law professor appointed - charges of evil - doing against president - three professors dropped - decrease in attendance - action of constitutional convention of 1850 -1851 concerning l.U. funds.
Banta, David Demaree, "History of Indiana University: Perils from Sectarian Controversies and the Constitutional Convention (1835-1850)" (1894). David Banta (1889-1896). 8.