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Drayton family papers, 1837-1869

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Conveyance
Conveyance Conveyance of property by Thomas and John Drayton to James Drayton. Inclusive of a lot on Coming Street and twenty-two slaves
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John Drayton to James S. Drayton
John Drayton to James S. Drayton John writes to James in Charleston about his desire to come to town to raise money but his unwillingness to take the required Federal oath of allegiance. He inquires if James or someone else who has taken the oath may conduct business on his behalf so that he can avoid the oath. Drayton requests information about the "guards on the [Charleston] wharves and river" and notes his intention of leaving the country. He believes it is best for the "[Federal administration] to pile on the agony". Also mentions witnessing Union troops chasing Governor Magrath to Columbia.
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John Drayton to unidentified
John Drayton to unidentified Concerning the organisation of the St. Andrews Parish Board for the "relief of the soldiers families".
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John Drayton to R.L. Singletary
John Drayton to R.L. Singletary Copy. Drayton complains that military personnel are siphoning the rations of the enslaved laborers. Correspondence is forwarded several times.
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Stiching instructions
Stiching instructions Instructions on how to stich gloves. Incomplete correspondence on back.
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Lists of medical supplies
Lists of medical supplies Drayton makes special requisitions for medicines for the slaves he attends at Bee's Ferry and at Camp Hinson
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John Drayton to Thomas Lining
John Drayton to Thomas Lining Drayton certifies that medicines were received in full and are in good order.
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Note on slaves in Confederate service
Note on slaves in Confederate service Drayton provides details of sick slaves, their illness, location and whether they survived
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Invoice
Invoice Medicines recieved