Union Theological Seminary, Correspondence of Aziz Suryal Atiya, Stapled Set 17;
Union Theological Seminary, Correspondence of Aziz Suryal Atiya, Stapled Set number 17;
Atiya, Aziz Suryal, (1898-1988); Wells, Herman B., (1902-2000);
Digitized by: J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah;
Atiya, Aziz Suryal, (1898-1988)--Correspondence;
Wells, Herman B., (1902-2000)--Correspondence;
Page 1) One-page typewritten letter dated November 11, 1956, from Dr. Aziz Atiya to Dr. H.B. Wells, President, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. In the letter, Dr. Atiya thanks Dr. Wells for his letter Of November 7, 1956, notifying him of the Board of Trustees' (Indiana University) approval of his appointment as Visiting Professor at Indiana University during February-March 1957, made possible by the Patten Foundation.
Page 2) One-page typewritten letter on the letterhead of The Trustees of Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. Included in the letterhead is a list of the "Officers of the Board". They are: John S. Hastings, President; Mary Rieman Maurer, Vice President; Fenwick T. Reed, Secretary; Joseph A. Franklin, Treasurer; Herman B. Wells, President of the University. The letter is addressed to Dr. Aziz Atiya from The Trustees of Indiana University, dated November 7, 1956, and is signed by Herman B. Wells and Fenwick Reed. The content is the Trustees approval of Dr. Atiya's Vistiting Professorship on the Patten Foundation commencing about February 15, 1957, the length of his stay on campus, a weekly lecture schedule, and honorarium payment schedule. [The dates for honorarium payments are incorrectly listed as March 1, 1956 and March 15, 1956.] The dates should be 1957.