Title: Harvey Toliver Cook Collection
Creator: Cook, Harvey Toliver (1848-1943)
Biography: includes image
Provenance: The provenance of this collection is largely unknown. Part of the collection was mailed to Furman with no name or return address.
Extent: 1.25 linear feet (5 boxes)
Date Range: 1882-1933
Abstract: The Cook papers consist primarily of correspondence dating from 1882 to 1933, inclusive. The bulk of the collection dates between 1891 and 1927, however. Cook was a keen observer of denominational and political life. His correspondence reflects those interests, along with his concerns related to Furman University.
Arrangement: Biographical materials, correspondence, handwritten manuscript of James C. Furman biography.
Scope and Content: Box 1: Biographical Miscelany; Box 2: Correspondence, Undated and 1882 - June 1903; Box 3: Correspondence, July 1903 - 1916; Box 4: Correspondence, 1917 - 1933; Box 5: Handwritten Manuscript of James C. Furman Biography
Location: University Archives, RG 13/005
Accession #: Part comes from 1967-063, Much Unknown
Website: Harvey Tolliver Cook: From Stable Hand to Baptist Scholar, created by Furman University History 21 students in 2005.