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Lynch Family Letters, 1858-1866

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212. Bp Patrick Lynch to Madame Baptiste -- April 2, 1862
212. Bp Patrick Lynch to Madame Baptiste -- April 2, 1862 Unfinished letter (copy?) from Bishop Patrick Lynch to Madame Baptiste. The Bishop suggests that she "lay up a large stock of flour, and rice, and provisions, for it is pretty clear that they will get much dearer." He writes that Charleston is quiet now and he hopes that it will remain so until autumn when "perhaps by that time we may have peace." 2p.
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225. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 6, 1862
225. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 6, 1862 Short note from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking him when he plans to visit Columbia. 1p.
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196. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 14, 1862
196. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 14, 1862 Short note from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch requesting an "ordo for 1862" and some harp string. 2p.
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291. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 14, 1863
291. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 14, 1863 Short note from John Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch informing him that he was unable to locate a "Mrs. Alton" per the Bishop's inquiry. 1p.
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092. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- February 5, 1860
092. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- February 5, 1860 Short note from John Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning business. 1p.
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135. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 16, 1860
135. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 16, 1860 Short note from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch enclosing a check for $700 requested by their brother John. 1p.
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413. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 20, 1866
413. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 20, 1866 Short letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the ongoing effort to solicit funds for a new convent including writing a letter to General Sherman to "recommend our cause at Washington." 2p.
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081. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 15, 1859
081. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 15, 1859 Short letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch with updates on the Ursuline Convent and Academy. 2p.
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029. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 7, 1859
029. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 7, 1859 Short letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch informing him that she is sending him twenty dollars out of fear that he is having money problems. 1p.
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077. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 23, 1859
077. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 23, 1859 Short letter from John Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning supplies ordered for the new convent, including verdigris, coal tar and blinds. 1p.
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398. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 24, 1866
398. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 24, 1866 Short letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch informing him of the sickness of their sister, Anna. 1p.
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358. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 15, 1864
358. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 15, 1864 Short letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the sale and purchase of cotton for investment. 1p.
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311. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 24, 1863
311. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 24, 1863 Short letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning the investment of funds. 1p.
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156. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 5, 1861
156. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 5, 1861 Short letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch requesting his presence in Cheraw and mentioning a recent order of shoes from "Col. Hatch." 1p.
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104. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 23, 1860
104. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 23, 1860 Short letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning the imminent arrival in Charleston of two children being sent there for schooling. 1p.
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018. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 26, 1858
018. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 26, 1858 Short letter from Francis Lynch in Cheraw to Bishop Patrick Lynch in Charleston asking him to endorse and deposit a note for $2500. 1p.
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154. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 12, 1861
154. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 12, 1861 Second letter from John Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch on this date. John describes a flag the Ursulines have made for the Emmett Guards writing, "it is the common infantry size, on one side blue, with Palmetto tree, with an Irish Harpleaning against the trunk..." He has heard the guard may be disbanding and, if so, asks the Bishop to offer it for sale to "some of your Irish Companies." He informs the Bishop that the telegraph is working again and they are being deluged with news about the attack on Fort Sumter. 3p.
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105. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 23, 1860
105. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 23, 1860 Second letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch on this date. Francis has enclosed $25 dollars towards the schooling expenses of the children being sent to Charleston and writes that they have been "accorded free passage on the RRd's." 1p.
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006. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 23, 1858
006. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 23, 1858 Second letter from Anna Lynch in Cheraw to brother, Bishop Patrick Lynch, in Charleston, concerning the recent illness of their mother. 2p.
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365. Robert Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 17, 1865
365. Robert Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 17, 1865 Robert Lynch writes to his uncle, Bishop Patrick Lynch, of his success in learning the tanning trade during his employment in Rennes, France. He hopes to return to America when the Bishop does "for seven years have now passed since I saw [my parents]." 4p.
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