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Barnwell Family Papers

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229. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- September 24, 1836
229. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- September 24, 1836 Letter from Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell, New York, to Catherine Osborn Barnwell, Charleston. Mary Barnwell describes her travel to Newport and New York and discusses her plans concerning her return to Beaufort.
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231. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 8, 1853
231. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 8, 1853 Letter from Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell updating him on the health and welfare of his family in Beaufort.
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230. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 4, 1840
230. Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 4, 1840 Letter from Mary Hutson Wigg Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell, Charleston, with family news from Beaufort.
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206. M. B. to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 14, 1853
206. M. B. to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 14, 1853 Letter from M. B. in Charleston to "sister" Catherine Osborn Barnwell, Beaufort, with family news.
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524. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 11, 1870
524. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 11, 1870 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, in Gottingen, Germany, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing his recent trips to Hanover and Brunswick, Germany.
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529. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 1, 1870
529. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 1, 1870 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, Gottingen, Germany, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell discusses South Carolina Reconstruction politics and the dissatisfaction with Governor Robert Scott, and details a day trip with fellow students to explore castle ruins along the Werre River southwest of Gottingen.
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528. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Esther Hutson Barnwell -- December 21, 1869
528. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Esther Hutson Barnwell -- December 21, 1869 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, Gottingen, Germany, to sister, Esther Hutson Barnwell, commenting on the business-like characteristic of German marriages, his taking weekly tea with the "Fraulein" landlady to improve his German, and the frankness of Germans in regard to personal matters.
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527. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- December 10, 1869
527. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- December 10, 1869 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, Gottingen, Germany, to sister, Mary Elliott Barnwell, with details of his instruction in German, a description of local ice skaters and an amusing comparison between the Beaufort newspaper and the London Times.
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523. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 1, 1869
523. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 1, 1869 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, Gottingen, Germany, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell writes of trying to speak only German, a task made harder by an increase in other Americans arriving in Gottingen, and discusses the current state of Prussian political and military affairs.
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522. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 1, 1869
522. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- November 1, 1869 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell, Gottingen, Germany, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell writes of attending a performance of a men and boy's choir visiting from Hanover, comments on his inexperience with cold winters and describes a large, traveling market of peddlers which descends on the city four times a year.
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518. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 24, 1867
518. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- December 24, 1867 Letter from Joseph Walker Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, commenting on his studies at South Carolina College, his plans for Christmas, and the business prospects of his brothers.
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520. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 17, 1869
520. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 17, 1869 Letter from Joseph W. Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, informing her of his success with his United States Court examination. He jokingly describes his first trial, a larceny case, as a "brilliant debut" before conceding that he "did not say a word -- the case was too clear."
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071. Joseph S. Large to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 12, 1843
071. Joseph S. Large to William H. W. Barnwell -- December 12, 1843 Letter from Joseph S. Large, Maumee City, OH., to William H. W. Barnwell, editor of the "Episcopal Protestant," returning issues of the periodical that were sent to him. Large writes "the editor would be much benefitted, I should think, by a few months residence at some retreat for the insane."
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464. Jonathan M. Baker to Edward Barnwell -- January 16, 1860
464. Jonathan M. Baker to Edward Barnwell -- January 16, 1860 Letter from Jonathan Baker to Edward Barnwell concerning a delinquent tax bill.
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563. John Powers? To Unknown -- May 27, 1850
563. John Powers? To Unknown -- May 27, 1850 Letter from John Powers? to unknown correspondent seeking additional information on the price, qualifications, etc., of slaves being advertised for sale.
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139. John Normant to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 25, 1844
139. John Normant to William H. W. Barnwell -- July 25, 1844 Letter from John Normant, Tuscaloosa, AL, to William H. W. Barnwell requesting a subscription to the "Episcopal Protestant."
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035. John L. North to William H. W. Barnwell -- June 28, 1839
035. John L. North to William H. W. Barnwell -- June 28, 1839 Letter from John L. North at Rusticello plantation in Pendleton, SC, to William H. W. Barnwell concerning the death of "Susan."
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042. John Fielding to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 28, 1840
042. John Fielding to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 28, 1840 Letter from John Fielding to William H. W. Barnwell concerning Fielding's recent conversion to Protestantism.
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551. John Coles Singleton to daughters -- August 1, 1848
551. John Coles Singleton to daughters -- August 1, 1848 Letter from John Coles Singleton, Columbia SC, to daughters, Mary and Rebecca, Charlottesville, VA. Singleton writes of an elaborate ceremony honoring the Palmetto Regiment of South Carolina volunteers for their service in the Mexican War. (Mary Singleton would later wed Robert W. Barnwell).
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561. John Bugg to Henry Todd -- February 13, 1855
561. John Bugg to Henry Todd -- February 13, 1855 Letter from John Bugg to Henry Todd, Wayne Co., GA, giving an account of the amount of lumber cut and by whom on Todd's property, "Sansavilla", along the Altamaha River.
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