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Barnwell Family Papers

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441. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 1, 1854
441. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 1, 1854 Edward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, that rain has prevented him from sending any items from Charleston to the family in Beaufort.
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442. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 30, 1854
442. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 30, 1854 Edward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, acknowledging receipt of a pair of drawers.
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443. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 5, 1854
443. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 5, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing Fourth of July in Charleston and his plans to travel to "the island" to escape the summer heat.
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444. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 20, 1854
444. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 20, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell, Charleston, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, in Beaufort. Barnwell writes that his boss has travelled to the north leaving him and another man in charge and thanks his mother for the shipment of melons from Beaufort.
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445. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 27, 1854
445. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- July 27, 1854 Edward Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about his weekly trips to the "Island" to escape the summer heat in Charleston and begs his mother to continue sending him melons from Beaufort.
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446. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 18, 1854
446. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 18, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell, Charleston, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing clothing, salt, rice and other items he is sending in his near weekly shipment to the family in Beaufort.
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447. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 24, 1854
447. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- August 24, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell, Charleston, to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing clothing, salt, cigars and other items he is sending in his near weekly shipment to the family in Beaufort.
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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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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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450. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- September 11, 1854
450. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- September 11, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, detailing the effects of a recent hurricane in Charleston, including the destruction of Mr. Barnwell Rhett's cottage on Sullivan's Island near the "Moultrie House".
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451. Edward Barnwell to sisters -- September 27, 1854
451. Edward Barnwell to sisters -- September 27, 1854 Letter from Edward Barnwell, Charleston, to sisters informing them of an unexpected trip to New York he is making to escort the children of his boss, Mr. Hubert.
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452. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 10, 1854
452. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 10, 1854 Short note from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing New York City and his plans to return home the following month.
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453. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 11, 1855
453. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- January 11, 1855 Edward Barnwell writes to father, William H. W. Barnwell, concerning business matters.
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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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455. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 7, 1856
455. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 7, 1856 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing a lawsuit Edward has brought against a Mr. Brown concerning his lost dog. Barnwell mentions a lecture by William Makepeace Thackeray in Charleston and the death of Mrs. James Gadsden, who has bequeathed money to his father.
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456. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 13, 1856
456. Edward Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- November 13, 1856 Edward Barnwell writes to father, William H. W. Barnwell, on the status of business arrangements and provisions he is attending to for his father in Charleston.
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457. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 2, 1857
457. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 2, 1857 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, noting plans to travel to Europe for business.
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458. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1857
458. Edward Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- 1857 Letter from Edward Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, while visiting France on business. Edward describes the French countryside and the wealthy "spinners" he has met while seeking purchasers for sea-island cotton and mentions seeing Napoleon III.
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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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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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