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March 27, 1902 letter from Joseph Henry Beale Jr. to University of Chicago President William Rainey Harper. Beale writes that Harvard has approved his leave of absence to serve as the first Dean of the University of Chicago Law School, and sets out his initial plans for getting started.

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