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Barnwell Family Papers

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088. J. Smyth Rogers to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 23, 1846
088. J. Smyth Rogers to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 23, 1846 Letter from Dr. J. Smyth Rogers to William H. W. Barnwell acknowledging Barnwell's contribution to Episcopal education in Africa and Greece.
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207. E to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 18, 1858
207. E to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 18, 1858 Letter from E, possibly Elizabeth Osborn Barnwell Flanders, to "sister" Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Elizabeth writes of winterizing her Philadelphia home, a scalding accident involving her two children and the beginning of another pregnancy.
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121. E. E. North to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 4, 1853
121. E. E. North to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 4, 1853 Letter from E. E. North at Rusticello plantation in Pendleton, SC, to William H. W. Barnwell thanking him for sending a sermon.
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018. Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 18, 1833
018. Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 18, 1833 Letter from Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell. (Text extremely faded and largely illegible).
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020. Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 23, 1834
020. Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 23, 1834 Letter from Edmund B. Bacon to William H. W. Barnwell thanking him for his brief ministerial duties in Edgefield, SC, and wishing him luck in Charleston.
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430. Edward Barnwell to Elizabeth Barnwell -- July 31, 1853
430. Edward Barnwell to Elizabeth Barnwell -- July 31, 1853 Letter from Edward Barnwell at Niagara Falls to sister, Elizabeth Barnwell. Barnwell describes riding over a wire bridge into Canada and taking a steamboat to the base of the falls. He alludes to a recent accident in which a man "held on 22 hours" to a snag in the river and details their plans to travel on to Montreal, Quebec and New York City.
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424. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 30, 1853
424. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- March 30, 1853 Letter from Edward Barnwell at the University of Virginia, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, at the family plantation, Laurel Bay, near Beaufort. Barnwell discusses the recent jailing of two fellow students including one who shot another man. According to Barnwell, most students "are in the habit ...of going armed" a practice he calls "blackguard and cowardly." Barnwell relates his plans for travel in the summer months and laments not going to the recent inauguration of Franklin Pierce.
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460. Edward Barnwell to Aunt -- August 12, 1857
460. Edward Barnwell to Aunt -- August 12, 1857 Letter from Edward Barnwell to aunt describing his visit to the Doge's Palace in Venice, Italy, and his attendance at a Catholic mass given in Italian.
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407. Edward Barnwell to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 7, 1851
407. Edward Barnwell to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 7, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to brother, Robert Woodward Barnwell, consoling him on his broken engagement.
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449. Edward Barnwell to William Finley Barnwell -- September 7, 1854
449. Edward Barnwell to William Finley Barnwell -- September 7, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell to brother, William Finley Barnwell, concerning an old gun, family news and other items he wishes William to pass along to their father.
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394. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 12, 1849
394. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 12, 1849 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing his status at South Carolina College.
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403. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1851
403. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, discussing his standing in his class and mentioning a petition from students at the University of Virginia to join a "Southern Rights Association."
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409. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 18, 1851
409. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 18, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, describing visits to Bay Point and their family plantation, Laurel Bay, near Beaufort. Barnwell writes of a large devil fish caught off Bay Point and informs his father of the status of the crops and slaves at Laurel Bay.
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413. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1852
413. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1852 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, congratulating him on the birth of another child. Barnwell also describes the increase in strictness under President Thornwell at South Carolina College.
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448. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 1, 1854
448. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 1, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, concerning the price of a shipment of lumber his father has ordered from Charleston, including freight and wharfage fees.
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454. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 17, 1855
454. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 17, 1855 Letter from Edward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, describing how the "thin nag" his father ridiculed had turned into a beautiful and well trained horse that he was able to sell for a profit.
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459. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 3, 1857
459. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 3, 1857 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother and sister, both Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell describes the cuisine in France and the cessation of all work during meals and notes the success he is having in securing orders for cotton.
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393. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 24, 1844
393. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 24, 1844 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, reporting on recent school examinations taken by him and his brother, Robert Woodward Barnwell.
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399. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- May 15, 1850
399. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- May 15, 1850 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, with news from South Carolina College. Barnwell writes of avoiding dancing at a recent party and gives his opinion of Charleston "beer."
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404. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 4, 1851
404. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 4, 1851 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing the "crafty Columbia girls."
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