Title: James Sessions Mims Papers (1835-1854)
Creator: Mims, James Sessions (1817-1855)
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 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Date Range: 1835-1854
Abstract: The papers of James S. Mims date from 1835-1854. They include personal correspondence, sermons, lectures, essays, writings, financial records, and reports to Furman University Board of Trustees. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence relating to Furman University dating from 1843 to 1854 and essays on religious subjects.
Scope and Content: Box 1: Correspondence, 1835-1854; Box 2: Furman University Records and Religious Papers
Location: University Archives, RG 13/005
Accession #: 1967-063, 1976-139