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Drayton family papers, 1837-1869

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Diploma
Diploma James Drayton's diploma from Rensselaer Institute, Troy, N.Y., noting his profiency in sciences and land surveying
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John Drayton to James S. Drayton
John Drayton to James S. Drayton John writes to James in Charleston about his desire to come to town to raise money but his unwillingness to take the required Federal oath of allegiance. He inquires if James or someone else who has taken the oath may conduct business on his behalf so that he can avoid the oath. Drayton requests information about the "guards on the [Charleston] wharves and river" and notes his intention of leaving the country. He believes it is best for the "[Federal administration] to pile on the agony". Also mentions witnessing Union troops chasing Governor Magrath to Columbia.
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John Johnson to Major Pringle
John Johnson to Major Pringle Johnson instructs Pringle to send over "Drayton's train" as he is "only waiting for him" and the trains of two others. Crossed out notes on back.
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Certificate
Certificate Kanapaux certifies that Isaac Norwood's wife, Mary and her two sons are "entitled to bounty of the Soldiers Relief Assocation". Calculations for relief on back.
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W.J. Laval to John Drayton
W.J. Laval to John Drayton Laval instructs Drayton to send duplicate drafts requesting the disbursement of the appropriation for Soldiers' Families. The initial drafts were signed by Drayton. The duplicates are instead to be signed by the Parish Chairman. Copy.
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J.A. Leland to James S. Drayton
J.A. Leland to James S. Drayton Leland criticizes Drayton for his inflated bill and instructs him to make several amendments.
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John Lewis to John Drayton
John Lewis to John Drayton Lewis offers Drayton employment attending his work party at Dorchester Road
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Thomas Lining to John Drayton
Thomas Lining to John Drayton Lining (per clerk), instructs Drayton to receipt for all medicines received
89.
Inventory of sales
Inventory of sales List of items sold by John Drayton's attorneys on his behalf
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J. Fraser Matthews to John Drayton
J. Fraser Matthews to John Drayton Matthews writes concerning the mining lease for Drayton Hall by a Philadelphia Company
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Invoice
Invoice Medicines recieved
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Inventory
Inventory Miscellaneous list of items and weights including foods, fuel, and medicine.
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Inventory
Inventory Miscellaneous list of items and weights including foods, fuel, and medicine.
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Name in print
Name in print Multiple prints of J. S. Drayton
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Simon [?] Taylor to John Drayton
Simon [?] Taylor to John Drayton Note accompanying a mare sent to Drayton in Columbia.
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James Drayton to unidentified
James Drayton to unidentified Note from James S. Drayton requesting the recipient to puchase a check on a Charleston bank.
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S.S. Stohenthal to Thomas Drayton, May 22, 1863
S.S. Stohenthal to Thomas Drayton, May 22, 1863 Note from Stohenthal accompanying an enclosure of $12.500 (in Confederate Depository Certificate), for Drayton's 108 cotton bales. Enclosure not found.
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George Bright to James Drayton
George Bright to James Drayton Note to accompany $20 sent for wages of Isaac, Drayton's slave.
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Sketch
Sketch Pencil sketch of instrument
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Confederate permission slip
Confederate permission slip Permission from Provost Marshal of Charleston for James Drayton and Louisa Ann Drayton to visit St. Andrews Parish for five days
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