Excerpt from Statement of the Progress and Condition of the University of California: Prepared by Request of the Regents of the University The office of Secretary, held by Mr. Andrew J. Moul der from an early period in the life of the University, was given up by him in January, 1874. Its duties were temporarily discharged by Mr. J. West Martin, one of the Board of Regents, until April, 1874, when Mr. R. E. C. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.