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Barnwell Family Papers

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268. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 16, 1847
268. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 16, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, concerning his high marks at South Carolina College, the success of his first speech in front of the Euphradian Society and a spirited discussion about temperance societies with Rev. James H. Thornwell.
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265. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- October 20, 1847
265. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell (sister) -- October 20, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing life at South Carolina College and his reluctant acceptance of the nomination for secretary of the Euphradian Society.
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264. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 25, 1847
264. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 25, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing his living arrangements at South Carolina College and his desire for a room above the ground floor. He also writes of his urgency regarding a secret request made to his father concerning the "society" he has joined.
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262. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 6, 1847
262. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 6, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, concerning his change of rooms at South Carolina College with a detailed balance sheet of his expenses accrued to date including tuition, board, clothes, a cot & mattress and candles.
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261. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 5, 1847
261. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 5, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing his first days back at South Carolina College in Columbia. He writes of setting up his room, comments on the quality of food at the "commons", and describes the practical jokes played on the Freshman.
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259. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August, 1847
259. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August, 1847 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, concerning a trip from Charleston to Beaufort. Robert details a bout of seasickness while traveling, reports on the status of his parents' and grandparent's plantations at Laurel Bay and Keans Neck and relates family news from Beaufort.
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193. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sister -- n.d.
193. Robert Woodward Barnwell to sister -- n.d. Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to an unnamed sister exhorting her to embrace the religious life.
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191. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 20, 1851
191. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 20, 1851 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to brother William H. W. Barnwell remarking on errors in "Traditions and Reminiscences Chiefly of the American Revolution" by Joseph Johnson regarding their father, Robert Gibbes Barnwell. Barnwell also writes of a disappointing planting season at his plantation and at William's plantation, Laurel Bay.
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190. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 27, 1846
190. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 27, 1846 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell extracting details of the estate of their late sister. Barnwell writes, "the fall is bringing back all of our friends to Beaufort, but she comes not."
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384. Robert Woodward Barnwell to the Charleston Courier -- ca. 1863
384. Robert Woodward Barnwell to the Charleston Courier -- ca. 1863 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell sent to the Charleston Courier for publication. Barnwell, on behalf of the South Carolina Hospital Bureau in Virginia, informs the city of their move from Charlottesville to Richmond due to the withdrawal of Confederate troops and gives directions on the best way to send supplies.
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388. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d.
388. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d. Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell requesting items from mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell also asks that she give him the right of first refusal if she decides to sell any cotton.
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341. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1854
341. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 3, 1854 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell in Philadelphia, to father, William H. W. Barnwell. En route north for his European trip, Barnwell writes of visiting Washington, DC, touring the Patent Building and U.S. Capitol, securing his passport and meeting Senator Butler of South Carolina.
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336. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1853
336. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 22, 1853 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell at Laurel Bay plantation, to father, William H. W. Barnwell. Barnwell describes an eventful trip to Beaufort with his siblings, comments on his continuing education and the schooling of his siblings, and reports to his father on the status of the plantation's cotton crop.
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335. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 15, 1853
335. Robert Woodward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 15, 1853 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell at the family plantation, Laurel Bay, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell writes of an upcoming visit to Beaufort, slaughtering hogs for sausage and trading mutton for chickens.
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334. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 15, 1853
334. Robert Woodward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 15, 1853 Letter from Robert Woodward Barnwell at the family plantation, Laurel Bay, to father, William H. W. Barnwell. Barnwell writes of schooling his younger siblings and reports on the status of the plantation.
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135. Robert M. Charlton to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 23, 1844
135. Robert M. Charlton to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 23, 1844 Letter from Robert M. Charlton, Savannah, to William H. W. Barnwell enclosing a hymn for publication in Barnwell's "Episcopal Protestant."
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096. W. W. Spear to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 5, 1846
096. W. W. Spear to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 5, 1846 Letter from Rev. William W. Spear, Philadelphia, to William H. W. Barnwell expressing his desire to return to St. Michael's Church in Charleston and his ideas concerning the Episcopal press.
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210. William Bacon Stevens to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- 1863
210. William Bacon Stevens to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- 1863 Letter from Rev. William Bacon Stevens to Robert Woodward Barnwell describing the last days and funeral of Barnwell's brother, William H. W. Barnwell, in Pennsylvania.
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069. William Bacon Stevens to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 23, 1843
069. William Bacon Stevens to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 23, 1843 Letter from Rev. William Bacon Stevens to William H. W. Barnwell describing the state of his church in Athens, GA., and his acceptance of the professorship of Belles Lettres at the University of Georgia.
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024. Stephen Tyng to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 30, 1834
024. Stephen Tyng to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 30, 1834 Letter from Rev. Stephen H. Tyng to William H. W. Barnwell discussing the state of the Episcopal Church in Philadelphia, PA. Tyng also mentions the death of "Mr. Grimke" of Charleston and wishes Barnwell luck in his ministry.
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