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Lynch Family Letters, 1858-1866

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448. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 30, 1866
448. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 30, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about soliciting funds for the convent and academy. She asks the Bishop for the addresses of the Visitation Convent in Paris and Empress Eugenie, who have sent aid to other American convents in the past, writing "we can do nothing more in this country." 4p.
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447. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 28, 1866
447. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 28, 1866 Letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from the Ursuline Convent and Academy. Madame Baptiste writes to the Bishop that the crop and livestock yields seem to meet the expenses encountered in maintaining them, exclaiming, "I had no idea planting was so remunerative." 8p.
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446. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 24, 1866
446. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 24, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about legal papers that need to be formalized before hands can be hired to work at the convent grounds in Valle Crucis. 4p.
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445. Anna Lynch to "Daughter" -- December 23, 1866
445. Anna Lynch to "Daughter" -- December 23, 1866 Letter from Anna Lynch to "daughter" wishing her a merry Christmas. 1p.
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444. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866
444. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866 Letter from Anna Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch wishing him a merry Christmas. 4p.
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443. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866
443. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866 Letter from a Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking forgiveness for not attending the consecration of a church. (The diction and handwriting suggest it is not a letter from his brother of the same name.) 1p.
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442. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 22, 1866
442. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 22, 1866 Letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch wishing him a merry Christmas. 4p.
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441. Mary Lynch Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 14, 1866
441. Mary Lynch Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 14, 1866 Mary Lynch Spann writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch with news from Galveston, Texas. 4p.
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440. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 29, 1866
440. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 29, 1866 Letter from Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch informing him that she is ready to return to Valle Crucis after helping set up a new convent and academy in Tuscaloosa. 3p.
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439. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 22, 1866
439. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 22, 1866 Letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch with updates on the new convent and academy in Tuscaloosa. 5p.
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438. Madame Baptiste to her Ursuline sisters -- November 6, 1866
438. Madame Baptiste to her Ursuline sisters -- November 6, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to her Ursuline sisters in Valle Crucis that her return to Columbia will be delayed while she finishes work on the new convent and academy in Tuscaloosa. 4p.
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437. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 1, 1866
437. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 1, 1866 Letter from Anna Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch telling him she has arrived safely home in Cheraw after accompanying the Bishop to Baltimore. 3p.
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436. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 16, 1866
436. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 16, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the continued progress being made on the new convent and school in Tuscaloosa. 8p.
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435. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 4, 1866
435. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 4, 1866 Letter from Madame Baptiste to Bishop Patrick Lynch detailing the progress on the new convent and school she is setting up in Tuscaloosa. 4p.
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434. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 2, 1866
434. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- October 2, 1866 John Lynch writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the status of several properties. 4p.
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433. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 24, 1866
433. John Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 24, 1866 Letter from John Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch enclosing a free railroad ticket their sister, Madame Baptiste, received from the president of the railroad company. John also writes about news from the Ursuline Convent, informing the Bishop of a theft of corn from the convent's fields. 4p.
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432. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 22, 1866
432. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 22, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the difficulties encountered on the last leg of her journey to Tuscaloosa via stage coach and the condition of the building secured for their new convent and academy there. 8p.
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431. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 19, 1866
431. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 19, 1866 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning his crop yield and the disappointing efficacy of the cotton picking machines he purchased. 4p.
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430. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 18, 1866
430. Madame Baptiste to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 18, 1866 Madame Baptiste writes to Bishop Patrick Lynch about her travels while en route to Tuscaloosa. 7p.
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429. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 16, 1866
429. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 16, 1866 Letter from Anna Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch informing him that another woman, a Baltimore native visiting Charleston, would like to accompany the Bishop when he travels north. 2p.
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