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Furman History and Traditions

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Names and Campus Locations

  • 1826-1829, Furman Academy and Theological Institution, Edgefield, SC
  • 1829-1834, Furman Theological Institution, High Hills of Santee, SC
  • 1837-1851, Furman Institution, Winnsboro, SC, Fairfield District
  • 1851-1865, The Furman University, Greenville, SC, Downtown campus
  • 1866-1958, Furman University, Greenville, SC, Downtown campus
  • 1958-Present, Furman University, Greenville, SC, Current location

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Greenville, S.C.

Manuscript collections from alums of the SBTS in Greenville that contain lecture notes or student work:

  • Thomas Crymes’ Papers, SBTS materials 1867, 1870 and undated
  • Richard Judson Towill Class Notes, SBTS materials 1867-1868
  • John Hugh Dargan Family Papers, SBTS materials 
  • Andrew J.S. Thomas Papers, SBTS material 1875-1876