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Lynch Family Letters, 1858-1866

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199. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 23, 1862
199. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 23, 1862 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about finances at the school and convent and wonders if "the state of the country" will alter their usual schedule. She also expresses concern for their brother Hugh, encamped with fellow soldiers on the coast, writing, "it takes some of the comfort out of the fire and bed, when I think of his exposure." 4p.
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190. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 22, 1861
190. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 22, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from the Ursulines, including a light-hearted incident of a drunken soldier who was found on the grounds of the Convent. 5p.
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186. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 10, 1861
186. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 10, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from the Ursuline Convent. 4p.
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184. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 23, 1861
184. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 23, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning some financial matters at the Ursuline convent. 2p.
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178. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 25, 1861
178. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 25, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from the Ursuline Convent and Academy. She writes at length about a troubled sister that she does not want in the Convent, suggesting instead that they pay her board at the local asylum. 4p.
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172. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 8, 1861
172. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 8, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from the Ursuline Convent and Academy, including a lengthy description of her troubled relationship with one of the sisters at the convent. 4p.
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169. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 27, 1861
169. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 27, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about preparations for the upcoming school year at the Ursuline Academy. She also mentions how the Sisters of Charity in Emmitsburg, Maryland, attempting to help nurse Confederates afflicted with typhoid fever in Virginia, "were refused a passage by Lincoln's men." 4p.
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142. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 19, 1861
142. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- January 19, 1861 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news of the Ursuline Convent and Academy. 2p.
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132. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 26, 1860
132. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 26, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about typhoid fever and dyptheria (sic) plaguing the pupils and that the latter has been prevalent throughout Columbia. 4p.
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124. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 5, 1860
124. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 5, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about news at the Ursuline Convent and Academy. She also asks him to edit some errors concerning the start date and expenses of the Academy that appeared in the "Miscellany", specifically to "change to $10 for drawing crayons, etc." 4p.
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122. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 1, 1860
122. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- August 1, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch thanking him for agreeing to visit during the Ursulines' annual retreat. 4p.
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121. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 31, 1860
121. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 31, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about news at the Ursuline Convent and Academy and mentions an unspecified court case involving orphans that was recently lost by Bishop Lynch. She also sends news of their brother John's new child that they have named James writing, "I cannot bear to call the name so soon" after their brother James' death. 6p.
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116. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 23, 1860
116. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 23, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about news at the Ursuline Convent and Academy. 4p.
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114. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 12, 1860
114. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 12, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the upcoming Distribution Day at the Ursuline Academy and hopes to establish a firm date to notify the parents. The children, she adds, are "complaining so much of heat weakness that we are anxious to liberate them from their studies...and not have them getting sick on our hands." 2p.
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112. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 4, 1860
112. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 4, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about delays in the publication of the Ursulines' prayer manual. 2p.
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111. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 31, 1860
111. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- May 31, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about news at the Ursuline Convent and Academy including a recent ceremony for nine child "aspirants." 4p.
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107. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 28, 1860
107. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 28, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the visit of the "Consul of Belgium" to the convent and about general news at the Ursuline Convent and Academy. 4p.
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103. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 21, 1860
103. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 21, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about arrangements for a reception for one of the sisters that is to be presided over by a Bishop McGill. 2p.
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101. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 14, 1860
101. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 14, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about their brother John's idea to establish a "Building Committee" to plan and finance a newly constructed Convent. 4p.
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096. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 10, 1860
096. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 10, 1860 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch renewing her request for advice concerning selling the copyright to the "Ursuline Manual" and asks the Bishop about two potential boarders at the school and convent. 2p.
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