Einsteins akademischer Aufstieg
Einstein Applies for Reimbursement of Removal Costs
Letter sent by Einstein to the education authority of the Canton of Zurich, 1 November 1909, reproduction
On 7 May 1909, Einstein is elected to the post of Extraordinary Professor of Theoretical Physics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich and moves from Bern to Zurich. He applies to the education authority for a grant for the removal costs amounting to 225 Swiss Francs. The application is granted, and Einstein is reimbursed in full.