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Heyward and Ferguson Family Papers, 1806-1923

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353. Check Receipt to Frank W. Heyward -- November 16, 1891
353. Check Receipt to Frank W. Heyward -- November 16, 1891 Receipt to Frank W. Heyward signed by W. E. Haskell for $6472.56, probably related to Heyward's duty as executor of his father's estate. 1p.
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354. Sue M. Monroe to Nellie [B. Clarksall?] -- October 12, 1898
354. Sue M. Monroe to Nellie [B. Clarksall?] -- October 12, 1898 Letter from Sue M. Monroe to Nellie [B. Clarksall?] concerning the body of Nathaniel Heyward (II), who was killed in the Second Battle of Bull Run, August 1862. Monroe apparently tried to catalog and care for the graves of those buried on the battlefield at Manassas. 4p.
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355. Nellie B. Clarksall to Miss Heyward -- October 20, 1898
355. Nellie B. Clarksall to Miss Heyward -- October 20, 1898 Letter from Nellie B. Clarksall to Miss Heyward enclosing the previous letter of Sue Monroe. The letter concerns Miss Heyward's attempt to locate the remains of her uncle Nathaniel Heyward (II) who had died at the Second Battle of Bull Run. 3p.
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356. Sue M. Monroe to Mattie Hayne Heyward -- May 26, 1899
356. Sue M. Monroe to Mattie Hayne Heyward -- May 26, 1899 Letter from Sue M. Monroe to Mattie Hayne Heyward detailing how she cared for the graves of the soldiers in the days and years after the Second Battle of Bull Run and that the exact location of her uncle's remains are not known. 7p.
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357. James B. Heyward to Nathaniel Heyward -- May 23, 1923
357. James B. Heyward to Nathaniel Heyward -- May 23, 1923 Letter from James B. Heyward to Nathaniel Heyward concerning James' work on the genealogy of the Heyward family. James frequently criticizes the Heyward family in his letter and mentions a mistake in the family crest. 4p.
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358. Floor plan for a Summer Home and bill of some expenses
358. Floor plan for a Summer Home and bill of some expenses Undated floor plan for a summer home and bill for expenses. Author unknown. 7p.
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359. Floor plan for a Rice or Saw Mill
359. Floor plan for a Rice or Saw Mill Undated floor plan for a rice or saw mill. Author unknown. 1p.
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360. Mortgage of William Henry Heyward and James B. Heyward
360. Mortgage of William Henry Heyward and James B. Heyward Undated and largely blank document concerning the sale of James B. and William Henry Heyward's Fife Plantation on the Savannah River. 3p.
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361. Letter to Mr. James B. Heyward from F.M. Fickling -- ca. 1864
361. Letter to Mr. James B. Heyward from F.M. Fickling -- ca. 1864 Letter to Mr. James B. Heyward from F.M. Fickling, representing Mr. Frank Myers, concerning rental payment for property that Heyward is leasing from Myers. The letter references the ongoing dispute between Heyward and Myers concerning the use of Confederate currency to pay the rent. 2p.
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362. Partial handwritten note (unknown)
362. Partial handwritten note (unknown) Partial handwritten note about an arrangement for legal aid. Author and date unknown. 2p.
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363. Postscript fragment (unknown)
363. Postscript fragment (unknown) Postscript fragment to an unknown letter. The author ask the recipient of the letter to not disclose any details of an unnamed business deal to any other family member. 1p.
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364. Sarah Ellen Coates to cousin Lorissa -- n.d.
364. Sarah Ellen Coates to cousin Lorissa -- n.d. Mostly crosshatch letter from Sarah Ellen Coates to cousin Lorissa about her life in England. The letter is undated and the connection to the Heyward or Ferguson families is unclear. 6p.
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365. Ada Henry to sister Lou -- ca. 1863
365. Ada Henry to sister Lou -- ca. 1863 Letter from Ada Henry to sister Lou concerning friends and family in England and India. The letter is undated, although Henry references the recent death of Stonewall Jackson and the troubles in America. The connection to the Heyward or Ferguson families is unclear. 6p.
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366. Note with map of Fife Plantation -- n.d.
366. Note with map of Fife Plantation -- n.d. Note briefly describing the property of Fife Plantation along the Savannah River. The note includes a crude map of the plantation boundaries including the river, the property of Robert Smith to the north and northeast and the property of Joseph Heyer to the south. 2p.
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367. Expenses owed by James B. Heyward for Fife Plantation -- n.d.
367. Expenses owed by James B. Heyward for Fife Plantation -- n.d. Note of expenses owed by James B. Heyward to William Henry Heyward as co-owner of Fife Plantation. The expenses are associated with their attempt to sell Fife and include fees for advertising the plantation in Charleston and Savannah. 1p.
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368. List of seeds purchased -- n.d.
368. List of seeds purchased -- n.d. List of seeds purchased, buyer and property unknown. 1p.
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369. Memorandum of purchase of Myrtle Grove Plantation -- n.d.
369. Memorandum of purchase of Myrtle Grove Plantation -- n.d. Handwritten memorandum concerning the purchase of Myrtle Grove plantation by William Henry Heyward. W. H. Heyward purchased the plantation and turned the rights over to James B. Heyward with the understanding that James would allow him to dig a canal from his "Pines" Plantation to the Combahee River through a portion of Myrtle Grove. The memorandum states that James B. Heyward has given W.H. Heyward a sliver of Myrtle Grove for $5. 4p.
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370. Pages from a larger volume with slave names, births, and deaths -- n.d.
370. Pages from a larger volume with slave names, births, and deaths -- n.d. Pages from a larger volume with slave names, births, and deaths. The incomplete volume lists scores of slaves from unnamed plantation(s), including the births and deaths of their children. 20p.
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371. Booklet used to improve penmanship -- 1893-1896
371. Booklet used to improve penmanship -- 1893-1896 Booklet with poetry, psalms, and letters copied probably to improve penmanship (some letters found in collection). Dated entries range from 1893-1896. Some signed Marie Hayne Heyward. 84p.
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372. Curran's Stables (New York) business card -- n.d.
372. Curran's Stables (New York) business card -- n.d. Business card from Curran's Stables in New York City offering carriage rides of Central Park. Reverse side contains facts and figures concerning Central Park. 2p.
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