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Barnwell Family Papers

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183. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 29, 1835
183. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 29, 1835 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Beaufort, SC, to his brother William H. W. Barnwell, Charleston, about family, Robert's leadership of Sunday School in Beaufort, and issues concerning temperance, including a lengthy discussion about "Northern temperance papers" and "quarrels about sacramental wine."
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185. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- August 28, 1837
185. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- August 28, 1837 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Beaufort, SC, to brother William H. W. Barnwell. Barnwell writes about his summer in Beaufort, the inheritance of 25 negroes from "Cousin John's" estate, and the intention of the local planters to hire a "Rev. Webb" to attend to the "parochial charge of their negroes."
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189. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 20, 1846
189. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 20, 1846 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Beaufort, SC, to William H. W. Barnwell asking for his help in locating a catechism "for the religious instruction of Negroes" that he has displaced. He also informs William of the Episcopal Church in Beaufort's recent contributions to Rev. William Boone's mission in China and asks that Rev. Boone publish "some specific statement" as to the prospects of his success given that so much money has been contributed from South Carolina.
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304. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- August 5, 1849
304. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- August 5, 1849 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Beaufort, to father, William H. W. Barnwell. Barnwell tells his father of his return from Bay Point and informs him of the ill health of his Uncle Robert's young child.
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373. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 23, 1858
373. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 23, 1858 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Charlottesville, VA, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing a trip to Virginia with his wife, Mary.
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184. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 18, 1837
184. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 18, 1837 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Columbia, SC, to his brother, William H. W. Barnwell about family and an event at the South Carolina College requiring the expulsion of several students.
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187. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 8, 1838
187. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 8, 1838 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Columbia, SC, to William H. W. Barnwell discussing family and his life as president of the South Carolina College, noting "I am not the person for this station."
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362. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1856?
362. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1856? Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Erlangen, Germany, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, informing her of the opening of the Librarianship at South Carolina College and his desire to apply for the position.
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343. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 11, 1854
343. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 11, 1854 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, New York, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell describes touring New York City over several days as his steamship, the Franklin, is undergoing repairs before sailing for Europe.
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342. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sisters -- February 8, 1854
342. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sisters -- February 8, 1854 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Philadelphia, to sisters. Barnwell describes touring Philadelphia with his cousin, Nathaniel Barnwell Fuller, as they wait to travel to Europe and gives a physical description of the two as noted in their new passports. He also writes of making inquiries with a Naval Commander about ship timber in the hopes his father can make a deal to sell Live Oak lumber from South Carolina.
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266. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 1, 1847
266. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 1, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, to father, William H. W. Barnwell, with his analysis of Sunday sermons at Columbia and the state of affairs of the local temperance society.
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274. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 6, 1848
274. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 6, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, to father, William H. W. Barnwell. Barnwell discusses getting back into the routine of college after Christmas break and includes a measured floor plan of his room in order for his mother to obtain a carpet for him.
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278. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- February 8, 1848
278. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- February 8, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, on her birthday.
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290. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November, 1848
290. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, inquiring about the health of his mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, and his newborn brother.
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339. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 19, 1854
339. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 19, 1854 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, to father, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing his preliminary preparations for a trip to Europe and his brother Edward's attempt to find employment at "Mr. Huberts office" in Charleston.
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177. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 25, 1832
177. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 25, 1832 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Washington, DC, to his brother, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing his own "religious sentiments" and schisms facing the Episcopal Church.
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178. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 4, 1832
178. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 4, 1832 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Washington, DC, to his brother, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing his slow embrace of religious life.
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179. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 14, 1832
179. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 14, 1832 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Washington, DC, to his brother, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing family, religion and Robert's take on the Nullification crisis writing, "the extreme violence of the President and as I believe his revengeful feelings toward Mr. Calhoun will with the complete apathy of the other Southern States involve us in harm."
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359. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sisters -- October 14, 1856
359. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sisters -- October 14, 1856 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Zion Parsonage, to sisters, describing the rural nature of the parish he will minister near Columbia and inviting them to visit and assist him in setting up housekeeping in his new cottage. In addition to a servant provided by the parish, Barnwell has been given one of his father's servants, "Aleck the little".
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360. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October, 1856
360. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October, 1856 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, Zion Parsonage, to father, William H. W. Barnwell thanking him for the gift of his servant "Aleck the little" and discussing possible future plans for his younger brother, William.
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