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John Berwick Legaré papers, 1850-1853.

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Creator: Legare, John Berwick, fl. 1850-1853.
Collection number: 1283
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Abstract: Bills of sale for slaves purchased by Legare of Edisto Island and mortgage of Legare slaves to Read more…

White family papers, 1933;,undated.

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Creator: White family.
Collection number: 1391
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Abstract: Two typed, unascribed documents, “White Family of Lancaster County, S.C.” (undated, 16 p.) and “History of the Whites” (1933, 31 p.), histories of the White and related families of York Read more…

John Edwin Fripp papers, 1817-1944 (bulk 1817-1924).

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Creator: Fripp, John Edwin, 1831-1906.
Collection number: 869
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Abstract: John Edwin Fripp was a cotton planter of St. Helena Island and Chechessee Bluff, Beaufort County, S.C. The collection includes manuscript volumes and papers relating chiefly to the cotton plantations and family life of John Read more…

John McKee Sharpe papers, 1793-1954.

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Creator: Sharpe, John McKee.
Collection number: 3592
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Abstract: John McKee Sharpe of Stateville, N.C. Papers of John McKee Sharpe, including his own genealogical correspondence, and correspondence, business papers, etc., of the Sharpe family and Read more…

Rosina Mix papers, 1833-1842.

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Creator: Mix, Rosina, fl. 1833-1878.
Collection number: 2201-z
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Abstract: Letters from John Burbidge, a New Yorker living in Walterboro, S.C., to his cousin, Rosina Mix (later Cropper) in New York City. Burbidge’s letters discuss personal news in addition Read more…

St. Paul’s Parish minutes, 1840-1868.

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Creator: St. Paul’s Parish minutes, 1840-1868 [manuscript].
Collection number: 3898z
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Abstract: Minutes of meetings of the board of road commissioners of St. Paul’s Parish in Colleton District near Charleston, S.C., concerning regulations and responsibilities for road maintenance. Included are lists of names of slaves Read more…

Harry Lee Harllee films, 1927-1945.

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Creator: Harllee, Harry Lee, 1876-1952.
Collection number: 4773
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Abstract: Harry Lee Harllee was a naturalist, ornithologist, taxidermist, and founder of the Harllee Museum of Natural History in Florence, S.C. In 1927, he founded the Harllee Construction Company, also in Florence, S.C. In 1947, his Read more…

Hilary A. Herbert papers, 1864-1931.

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Creator: Herbert, Hilary A. (Hilary Abner), 1834-1919.
Collection number: 2481
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Abstract: Alabama and Washington, D.C., lawyer, author, Democratic U. S. representative, 1877-1893, and secretary of the Navy, 1893-1897. Correspondence, writings, speeches, and Read more…

Whitemarsh B. Seabrook papers, 1840-1859.

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Creator: Seabrook, Whitemarsh B. (Whitemarsh Benjamin), 1795-1855.
Collection number: 2180
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Abstract: Whitemarsh Benjamin Seabrook (1795-1855) was governor of South Carolina and president of the state Agricultural Society. Letters, 1849-1852, to and from Whitemarsh Seabrook Read more…

R. E. Coker papers, 1748-1968.

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Creator: Coker, R. E. (Robert Ervin), 1876-1967.
Collection number: 3380
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Abstract: Robert Ervin Coker (1876-1967) was a zoologist and marine biologist, associated with the United States Bureau of Fisheries from 1902 to 1923, professor at the University of North Read more…