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Barnwell Family Papers

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129. John Beal to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 17, 1843
129. John Beal to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 17, 1843 Letter from John Beal, Scituate, MA, to William H. W. Barnwell enclosing money for a year long subscription to Barnwell's "Episcopal Protestant." In closing, Beal describes himself as "an old sailor who nearly 45 years ago belonged to a Charleston ship in the London trade."
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164. John A. Vaughan to Thos. S. Jervais? -- May 1, 1838
164. John A. Vaughan to Thos. S. Jervais? -- May 1, 1838 Letter from John A. Vaughan, secretary and general agent for the foreign committee on Episcopal missions, to Thomas S. Gervais? (probably Thomas H. Jervey) acknowledging receipt of $1000 dollars from St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Charleston, for Bishop William Boone's salary as missionary to China.
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059. Jeremiah W. Murphy to William H. W. Barnwell -- June 26, 1843
059. Jeremiah W. Murphy to William H. W. Barnwell -- June 26, 1843 Letter from Jeremiah Murphy to William H. W. Barnwell asking for contributions to build a church in Lincolnton, NC, and writing of local "persecution" of Episcopalians from other Protestant churches.
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061. Jeremiah W. Murphy to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 19, 1843
061. Jeremiah W. Murphy to William H. W. Barnwell -- September 19, 1843 Letter from Jeremiah Murphy in Lincolnton, NC, thanking William H. W. Barnwell for his congregation's donation of $50 to their church building fund.
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005. James Stuart to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 24, 1832
005. James Stuart to William H. W. Barnwell -- May 24, 1832 Letter from James Stuart in Pendleton, SC, to William H. W. Barnwell in Beaufort trying to convince Barnwell to begin his ministry as a lay reader in Pendleton.
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559. J. M. Tison to William J. Dunwoody -- December 26, 1845
559. J. M. Tison to William J. Dunwoody -- December 26, 1845 Letter from J. M. Tison to William J. Dunwoody, Darien, GA, concerning a shipment of corn.
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037. J. Peterkin to Mrs. M. E. Ramsay -- September 6, 1839
037. J. Peterkin to Mrs. M. E. Ramsay -- September 6, 1839 Letter from J. (Joshua?) Peterkin of Baltimore to Mrs. M. E. Ramsay describing William H. W. Barnwell as the "colored man's friend" for his attention to their religious education. Peterkin writes that he chose to publish a recent sermon of Barnwell's in the "Maryland Colonization Journal" since "it is read by many of our slave owners."
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125. Henry Flanders to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 12, 1859
125. Henry Flanders to William H. W. Barnwell -- October 12, 1859 Letter from Henry Flanders, Philadelphia, to William H. W. Barnwell, visiting Cambridge, Mass. Flanders mentions "Professor Agassiz" and a recent publication by Horace Binney questioning the authorship of George Washington's Farewell Address and hopes that Mrs. Barnwell "has acquired a relish for northern life."
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202. H. B. to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 23, 1841
202. H. B. to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 23, 1841 Letter from H. B. (Esther Barnwell?) to sister Catherine Osborn Barnwell about her visit to Rusticello plantation in Pendleton, SC, and plans to visit Flat Rock, NC, and the Blue Ridge Mountains.
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380. George M. Coffin to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- September 26, 1861
380. George M. Coffin to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- September 26, 1861 Letter from George M. Coffin, Charleston, SC, to Robert Woodward Barnwell, Charlottesville, VA, on a variety of war time topics. Coffin mentions Barnwell's letter concerning the "Legion" that appears in the Charleston Courier, acknowledges his relief efforts in Virginia and asks Barnwell to forward aid packages to his friend, Dr. Samuel Logan, who is suffering from typhoid fever in western Virginia.
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142. Francis Withers to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 31, 1846
142. Francis Withers to William H. W. Barnwell -- March 31, 1846 Letter from Francis Withers to William H. W. Barnwell informing him of his intention to let his subscription to the "Episcopal Protestant" expire.
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369. George McWillie Williamson to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 30, 1857
369. George McWillie Williamson to Robert Woodward Barnwell -- June 30, 1857 Letter from former college classmate, George McWillie Williamson, to Robert Woodward Barnwell, comparing South Carolina and Louisiana ladies and how the "democratic" political climate in Louisiana differs from the "aristocratic" nature of South Carolina.
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086. F. Wurdemann to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 7, 1846
086. F. Wurdemann to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 7, 1846 Letter from F. Wurdemann, Limonar, Cuba, to William H. W. Barnwell describing his harrowing experience with customs as he smuggled religious material into Cuba, how he distributed the materials and the people he met, including a "married" priest.
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085. F. Wurdemann to William H. W. Barnwell -- December, 1845
085. F. Wurdemann to William H. W. Barnwell -- December, 1845 Letter from F. Wurdemann to William H. W. Barnwell regarding an upcoming trip by Wurdemann to Cuba. Wurdemann describes how he has secured "Spanish testaments", bibles and other religious tracts under "false bottoms to my trunks."
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505. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d.
505. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d. Letter from Esther Hutson Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, listing wedding? gifts purchased for her brother, Edward, including silver waiters, oyster forks, a case of scissors, a jewel box and a pair of candlesticks.
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503. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1850?
503. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1850? Letter from Esther Hutson Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, with family news from Beaufort.
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495. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d.
495. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- n.d. Letter from Elizabeth Barnwell updating her mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, on events and family news from Beaufort.
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499. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1857
499. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1857 Letter from Elizabeth Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing her stay in Columbia with her siblings at their older brother's house. Barnwell writes of getting free tickets to see a performance of the "Lilliputian Band", a group of five "little negroes", and comments on her brother's kitchenware, including a description of a chafing dish heated with camphene.
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493. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1857
493. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1857 Letter from Elizabeth Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, with news of family and friends in Columbia.
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491. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 26, 1870
491. Elizabeth Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 26, 1870 Letter from Elizabeth Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, with news of family and friends in Beaufort.
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