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Cook, Nathan Burrell (1835-1917)

 Digital Record
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##y8owp0

Dates

  • Digitized: 1917

Summary Note

Obituary of Nathan Burrell Cook (1835-1917) who died May 15, 1917 in Pensacola, Florida at age 82. He was born in Haynesville, Alabama, July 20, 1835, and served in the Sixth Alabama Infantry during the Civi War.  In 1885, he was elected Superintendent of Public Instruction for Escambia County and served for 28 years.  N. B. Cook School is named for him.  An addtional note the obituary notes a special meeting of the United Confedeate Veterans, Camp Ward.

  &nnsp; This obituary comes from the Pensacola Journal, May 16, 1917.

Rights Statement Note

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Contributor Note

Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, May 21, 2015.

Repository Details

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