Document Type

Writing by Dean David Banta

Publication Date


Publication Citation

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.


Speech delivered as the Foundation Day address, on January 19, 1894, in the Old College chapel.

Later published, 2 Indiana University Alumni Quarterly 99 (July 1915) and then reprinted in History of Indiana University, Bloomington: Indiana University 1940.

The digitized copy contained here is from the above 1940 publication