Finding aid for the Matthew Scott Cook Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Cook, Matthew Scott
Title: Matthew Scott Cook Papers
Dates: 1807-1887
Extent: 1.40 linear feet (4 containers)
Abstract: Matthew Scott Cook (1803-1882) was a surveyor, farmer, businessman and Ohio State legislator, of Chillicothe, Ohio. The collection consists of correspondence, land agreements and deeds, survey and field notes, financial receipts, legal briefs, travel journals, memoranda and account books relating to Cook's farm; meteorological data; and American Civil War correspondence. Includes 17 diaries of Amos Wheeler, Jr.
MS Number MS 2129
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English