William Bullein Johnson papers, 1848-1922.


Johnson, William Bullein, 1782-1862. William Bullein Johnson papers, 1848-1922.

William Bullein Johnson papers, 1848-1922.

Typed copies of letters, family records, newspaper articles, biographical information, and and bound volume, 13 June 1860 - 13 June 1862, "Reminiscences of brethren in the ministry & others with whom I have been associated ... with sketches of my own life." Includes 4 letters, 1848-1855, Edgefield and Hamburg, S.C., to the Rev. I[veson] L. Brookes, re arrangements for preaching, finances, association business for the Baptist Church, and request for his scholarship funds for Furman University; document, 11 Jan. 1850, Fairfield District, S.C., transfer of land on which Furman University was located to Thomas Nelson, signed by Johnson as "President of the State Convention of the Bap. Denomination in South Carolina." Also including undated a bound "thesis" [ca. 1920s-1940s?], typescript biography on Johnson's life and work (49 sheets); this volume is missing a title page and bibliography and the author is unknown, but this may have been a product of Hortense Woodson's research for her 1945 book, " Dr. William Bullein Johnson and the Organization of the Southern Baptist Convention.

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Brookes, Iveson L., 1793-1865

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Baptist clergyman and planter, of Hamburg (Aiken Co.), S.C. From the description of Papers, 1831-1888. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19312887 Baptist minister, educator and planter; born in N.C.; plantations in Jasper and Jones counties, Ga., and Edgefield County, S.C., and elsewhere; 1819 graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; employed overseers to manage plantations while working as minister and educator, in North Carolina, and Georgia. ...

Furman University

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Johnson, William Bullein, 1782-1862

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Baptist minister and educator, of South Carolina. From the description of William Bullein Johnson papers, 1848-1922. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 30843732 ...

Nelson, Thomas M.

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