London University Student Progress Reports

Scope and Content

Two manuscript reports on the progress of students in the German and Hebrew classes by the respective teachers, Wiliam Wittich and Hyman Hurwitz, both dated Jun 1835.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hyman Hurwitz was a well known biblical scholar and teacher of the Hebrew language when he was appointed as the first Professor of Hebrew at the University of London in 1828. He remained until his death in 1844. William Wittich was appointed as teacher of the German language (not Professor) in 1834 and remained until 1848.

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