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Barnwell Family Papers

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286. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 16, 1848
286. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 16, 1848 Robert Woodward Barnwell writes to his father, William H. W. Barnwell, about recent renovations and improvements on the campus of the South Carolina College and tells his father he reads the Charleston Courier daily for news of any Boston ship that might have arrived with his order of winter clothing.
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285. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 2, 1848
285. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 2, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, informing her that he is fully settled back at South Carolina College and lists some possessions left behind in Charleston, including several books he wants taken to the Apprentice's Library in Charleston.
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284. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 23, 1848
284. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- April 23, 1848 An analysis of a sermon preached by James H. Thornwell in Columbia, SC, by Robert Woodward Barnwell for his father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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283. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Edward H. Barnwell -- April 15, 1848
283. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Edward H. Barnwell -- April 15, 1848 Robert Woodward Barnwell writes to brother, Edward H. Barnwell, from South Carolina College. Barnwell describes an encampment with his military society and a mock attack by other students from the college.
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282. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 28, 1848
282. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 28, 1848 Robert Woodward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about the state of his expenses at South Carolina College.
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281. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 9, 1848
281. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 9, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, concerning changes in rooming arrangements and the opening of a new "commons" building at South Carolina College. He also mentions the admittance of an acquaintance or relative, "Stu", who was only narrowly accepted after poor entrance examinations that Barnwell attributes to "the dissimilarity of studies here & at Cambridge."
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280. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 25, 1848
280. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 25, 1848 Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, writes to father, William H. W. Barnwell, about a dispute over room and board at an off-campus house.
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279. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 18, 1848
279. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 18, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, with news from South Carolina College. Barnwell writes of the antics of a Professor Pelham and the rebellion of students against him, including several who were either expelled or suspended for "stopping up the key hole" of Professor Pelham's door.
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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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277. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 5, 1848
277. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 5, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, about his brother, Edward, entering South Carolina College in December.
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276. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1848
276. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1848 An analysis of two sermons preached by James H. Thornwell in Columbia, SC, by Robert Woodward Barnwell for his father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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275. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine and Elizabeth Barnwell -- January 12, 1848
275. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine and Elizabeth Barnwell -- January 12, 1848 Robert Woodward Barnwell, South Carolina College, writes to his younger sisters, Catherine and Elizabeth, asking them to make several bookmarks for him.
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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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273. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 5, 1848
273. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 5, 1848 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, at South Carolina College, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell describes his stopover in Charleston en route to Columbia after Christmas break, including his lengthy visit to a dentist.
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272. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 10, 1847
272. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 10, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell, at South Carolina College, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell discusses housing problems at the college and describes a group of freshman who, in the "Edisto fashion", play cards in lieu of studying.
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271. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 28, 1847
271. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 28, 1847 An analysis of a sermon preached by James H. Thornwell in Columbia, SC, by Robert Woodward Barnwell for his father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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270. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 26, 1847
270. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 26, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, mentioning the possibility of joining a military society at South Carolina College, the purchase of books at an estate auction and his lack of money for clothes and supplies.
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269. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 18, 1847
269. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 18, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, detailing his expenses at South Carolina College.
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268. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 16, 1847
268. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 16, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, concerning his high marks at South Carolina College, the success of his first speech in front of the Euphradian Society and a spirited discussion about temperance societies with Rev. James H. Thornwell.
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267. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 6, 1847
267. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 6, 1847 Robert Woodward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about news at South Carolina College in Columbia. Barnwell writes of a hornblower on campus who is subject to suspension if caught, his preparation for his first speech in front of the Euphradian society and the eloquence of the Sunday sermons of Rev. James H. Thornwell.
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