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Barnwell Family Papers

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501. Miscellaneous envelopes
501. Miscellaneous envelopes Miscellaneous envelopes addressed to Elizabeth Barnwell
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502. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 22, 1857
502. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 22, 1857 Esther Hutson Barnwell, Columbia, writes to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell. Barnwell tells Catherine of an upcoming "club" meeting where members take turns reading Byron's "Bride of Abydos" and describes a recent dance party she and their brother, William Finley Barnwell, attended.
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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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504. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Stephen Elliott Barnwell -- October 22, 1870
504. Esther Hutson Barnwell to Stephen Elliott Barnwell -- October 22, 1870 Esther Hutson Barnwell writes to brother, Stephen Elliott Barnwell, from Asheville, NC, where she is visiting her sister, Ann Barnwell Mazyck, for the christening of her goddaughter. Barnwell alludes to the upcoming marriages of Stephen and their brother, Allard, and mentions a trip to Cincinnati by another brother, Joseph.
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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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506. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1858
506. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1858 William Finley Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, discussing his studies at South Carolina College and requests she send him a ham, turkey or "a pair of fowls" he can share with his classmates.
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507. William Finley Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 19, 1858
507. William Finley Barnwell to William H. W. Barnwell -- February 19, 1858 Letter from William Finley Barnwell to father, William H. W. Barnwell, describing his routine at South Carolina College.
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508. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1859
508. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1859 Letter from William Finley Barnwell at South Carolina College to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, thanking her for a box of food. Barnwell adds that a recently injured eye might prevent him from doing well on his upcoming examinations.
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509. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 27, 1860
509. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- February 27, 1860 Letter from William Finley Barnwell to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, detailing the fear he felt in giving a public speech wearing borrowed clothes.
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510. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 28, 1861
510. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- January 28, 1861 William Finley Barnwell, recently stationed at Fort Johnson, SC, writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, asking for clothing and other supplies. According to Barnwell, his pay as lieutenant is "over a thousand dollars including servant & food" though few supplies have been sent to the fort.
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511. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 4, 1861
511. William Finley Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 4, 1861 William Finley Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, from his station on Sullivan's Island. Barnwell writes about the need of supplies, cloth, needles, etc., his plans for using his pay and the daily anticipation of a fight with the federal troops.
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512. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 14, 1859
512. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- October 14, 1859 Letter from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, describing a persistent fever and the treatments she undertook to cure it. She also writes of Beaufort family and friends visiting the family plantation, Laurel Bay, and of her upcoming plans to visit Bay Point for recreation.
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513. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- November 11, 1870
513. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- November 11, 1870 Letter from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to sister, Mary Elliott Barnwell, with a description of her two young children and the preparations they are making in advance of moving to a farm near Flat Rock, NC. The last page is written by her sister, Esther Hutson Barnwell, instructing Mary to care for her house plants.
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514. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 5, 1879
514. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- April 5, 1879 Letter from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to sister, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, trying to convince her and her sister, Esther Hutson Barnwell, to visit her for the summer at her place along the Santee River.
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515. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- n.d.
515. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Mary Elliott Barnwell -- n.d. Letter from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to sister, Mary Elliott Barnwell, with news from her family.
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516. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to William H. W. Barnwell -- n.d.
516. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to William H. W. Barnwell -- n.d. Letter, in French, from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to father, William H. W. Barnwell.
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517. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1861
517. Ann Barnwell Mazyck to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- ca. 1861 Letter from Ann Barnwell Mazyck to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, informing her of her safe arrival in Columbia. Attached is a short note from her brother, Stephen Elliott Barnwell.
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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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519. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 14, 1869
519. Joseph Walker Barnwell to Catherine Osborn Barnwell -- June 14, 1869 Joseph Walker Barnwell writes to mother, Catherine Osborn Barnwell, about his lack of religious conviction and a mix up with a package that led to the spoilage of its contents.
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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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