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WWU Board of Trustees meeting minutes for June 1896WWU Board of Trustees
meeting minutes for June 1896
Volume 01 - Page 033

1896-06-01 Board adjourned until June 2nd without transacting any
business, on account of delay in the arrival of the architect, the Seattle
train not reaching Whatcom until evening. 1896-06-02 Board met at 11AM,
pursuant to adjournment and the call of the chairman, with all members, the
clerk, architect Skillings and the contractor present. The minutes of the

WWU Board of Trustees meeting minutes for June 1896
Volume 01 - Page 034

1896-06-02 of May 1st were read and approved. Mr. Skillings presented the
sixth monthly estimate in favor of the contractor, which estimate bears
date June 14, 1896 and is as follows: Iron (?) and anchors $372.46;  Sewer
pipe 144.00; Lumber 704.00; Frames 127.50; Fire brick 50.00; Stone work
500.00; (?) brick 200,000 @ $10.50 2100.00; Pressed brick 1200.00  $5197.96
(Signed) Skillings and Corner W.P.S. Vouchers were ordered certified to the
state auditor for the issuance of warrants in payment of bills allowed as
follows: Voucher No. 40. Favor of A. Lee, $76.00 for 19 days service as
superintendent during month of May. Voucher No. 41. Favor of Skillings and
Corner, $129.94, being the architects 2/2 % commission on the contractor's
sixth monthly estimate. Voucher No. 42. Favor of W.B. Davey, $4158.36,
being 80 percent of the contractor's sixth monthly estimate. The clerk
presented a statement of all expenditures to June 1st, showing also the
total amount of the contract and extras, the amount withheld from approved
estimates and the net available balance of the appropriation. He was asked
to furnish copies ot each member of the board and stated that he would do
so and that he would bring the statement down to cover all claims allowed
at the June meeting. Adjourned. Record approved July 1, 1896. O.H. Culver,
clerk. Eli Wilkin, chairman.