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Richard Furman Collection
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Title: Richard Furman Collection
Creator: Furman, Richard
Biography: includes image
Provenance: Alester G. Furman, Jr. (1895-1980), great-great grandson of Richard Furman, gave this collection to Special Collections “on indefinite loan” on April 1, 1960.
Extent: 14 linear feet (13 boxes)
Date Range: 1777-1825
Languages: English
Restrictions: None
Abstract: Correspondence, sermons, address, and written works by Richard Furman as well as biographical information and artifacts.
Arrangement: Series I- Professional Correspondence; Series II- Sermons, Addresses, and Writings; Series III- Biographical Information; Series IV- Personal Corresponcence; Series V- Photocopied Letters and Biographical Materials; Miscellaneous; Artifacts
Scope and Content: Boxes 1,2- Professional Correspondence; Box 3- Sermons, Addresses, and Writings; Boxes 4,5,6,7,8- Biographical Information; Box 9- Personal Correspondence; Box 10- Oversize; Box 11- Photocopied Letters; Box 12- Miscellaneous; Box 13- Artifacts
Collection Inventory
Location: Manuscript Collection; Digital collections available in the Digital Collections Center.
Accession #: 1960-016
See also: Decorative and Fine Arts Collection website.