BISHOP WILLIAM F. MCDOWELL The Methodist Bishop and Chancellor of the University of Denver signed this letter and sent it to editor Albert Ellery Berg Typed Letter Signed: “William F. McDowell” in black ink. 5¾x9¼. Letterhead from the University of Denver, University Park, Colorado. Dated April 12, 1899. Sent to Mr. Albert Ellery Berg, an editor based in New York City. In Full: “I enclose the proof of the article, corrected, and beg to acknowledge the check for $50., for which please accept my thanks”. The university administrator and religious figure submitted an article for publication and requested his fee. Bishop William Fraser McDowell (1858-1937) was first elected a Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1904. This appointment came just a few years after his tenure as Chancellor of the University of Denver ended (1890-1899). He published The Revival: A Symposium in 1905, just a year after he was named Bishop. Mailing creases. Slight creasing. Evenly toned. Otherwise, fine condition. – Please contact us if you have any questions or require additional information. HFSID 112385
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