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Barnwell Family Papers

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426. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- May 31, 1853
426. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- May 31, 1853 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing his upcoming examinations at the University of Virginia.
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425. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 3, 1853
425. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 3, 1853 Short note from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, acknowledging receipt of $50.
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424. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 30, 1853
424. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 30, 1853 Letter from Edward Barnwell at the University of Virginia, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, at the family plantation, Laurel Bay, near Beaufort. Barnwell discusses the recent jailing of two fellow students including one who shot another man. According to Barnwell, most students "are in the habit ...of going armed" a practice he calls "blackguard and cowardly." Barnwell relates his plans for travel in the summer months and laments not going to the recent inauguration of Franklin Pierce.
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423. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 5, 1853
423. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 5, 1853 Edward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, detailing the difference in examinations between South Carolina College and the University of Virginia.
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422. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 11, 1853
422. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 11, 1853 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing the food at his boarding house and at the houses of his friends at the University of Virginia. Barnwell relates that many of the student "seceders" from South Carolina College are at the university and that "more are expected."
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421. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February, 1853
421. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February, 1853 Edward Barnwell, having transferred from South Carolina College to the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about the room he has rented near campus. Barnwell describes the university and the city as being "against credit" and asks that money for his full tuition and expenses be sent at once.
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420. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1852
420. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1852 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing his recent hair cut and noting the creation of a committee at South Carolina College to investigate the quality of food on campus.
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419. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- ca. 1851
419. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- ca. 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing possible topics for his correspondence.
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418. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- ca. 1852
418. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- ca. 1852 List of expenses at South Carolina College from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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417. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- ca. 1852
417. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- ca. 1852 List of expenses at South Carolina College from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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416. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 16, 1852
416. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 16, 1852 Letter from Edward Barnwell, in Beaufort during summer holiday, to father, William H. W. Barnwell, explaining his decision to resume dancing.
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415. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June, 1852
415. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June, 1852 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing how illness has prevented him from sufficiently studying for his upcoming examinations.
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414. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- June 7, 1852
414. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- June 7, 1852 Edward Barnwell writes to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about his upcoming examinations at South Carolina College.
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413. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1852
413. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1852 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, congratulating him on the birth of another child. Barnwell also describes the increase in strictness under President Thornwell at South Carolina College.
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412. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 7, 1851
412. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 7, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, updating her with news from South Carolina College.
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411. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 9, 1851
411. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 9, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, detailing his arrival back at South Carolina College after the summer holiday and the resumption of his studies.
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410. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 11, 1851
410. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 11, 1851 Edward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about friends and family in Beaufort.
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409. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 18, 1851
409. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 18, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, describing visits to Bay Point and their family plantation, Laurel Bay, near Beaufort. Barnwell writes of a large devil fish caught off Bay Point and informs his father of the status of the crops and slaves at Laurel Bay.
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408. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 14, 1851
408. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 14, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing his need for clothes and informing her of the date of his return home for the summer.
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407. Edward Barnwell to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 7, 1851
407. Edward Barnwell to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 7, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to brother, Robert Woodward Barnwell, consoling him on his broken engagement.
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