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Catalog Number 2008.289
Object Name Will
Scope & Content Montgomery Bell's 1855 deed will in which he bequeaths $20,000 for the University of Nashville. It outlines the basic structure and principles of the school.

Includes minutes of the actions of the Trustees of the University in regard to disposition of the money, namely the establishment of MBA.
Title Will of Montgomery Bell
Collection MBA Archives
Date December 11, 1855
People Bell, Montgomery
Accession number 2008.289
Catalog date 2008-08-21
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Classification Business & Commerce
Building & Grounds
Education
Schools
Search Terms Building & Grounds
School Founding
Lexicon sub-category Need to Classify
Subjects Wills
Founding
History