Category Archives: South Carolina

James Perrin Quarles Jr. Memorial Collection, 1773-1948 (bulk 1869-1913).

Creator: Quarles, Perrin, Mrs., collector.
Collection number: 985
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Abstract: Papers, collected by Mrs. Perrin Quarles, on varied subjects and from varied locations, chiefly legal and personal correspondence, 1869-1913, of Houston S. Gilleylen (1852-1913), lawyer of Aberdeen, Monroe County, Miss., and his father- Continue reading James Perrin Quarles Jr. Memorial Collection, 1773-1948 (bulk 1869-1913).

Samuel Chiles Mitchell papers, 1861-1948.

Creator: Mitchell, Samuel Chiles, 1864-1948.
Collection number: 1003
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Abstract: Samuel Chiles Mitchell was president of the University of South Carolina, 1908-1913; president of the Medical College of Virginia, 1913-1914; president of Delaware College, 1914-1920; Continue reading Samuel Chiles Mitchell papers, 1861-1948.

Slavery papers, 1799-1818.

Creator: Slavery papers, 1799-1818 [manuscript].
Collection number: 2092
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Abstract: Notes regarding legal cases involving slaves in New York City, 1799-1818; bills of sale for slaves, Stokes County, N.C., 1801, and Wake County, N.C., 1818; a list of slaves and values, no place indicated, undated; and a slave Continue reading Slavery papers, 1799-1818.

William P. Hill diary, 1846-1849.

Creator: Hill, William P., fl. 1846-1849.
Collection number: 3159
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Abstract: William P. Hill was an itinerant Baptist preacher who travelled through South Carolina in the 1840s. Diary of Hill, recording his constant movement through South Carolina, preaching at Continue reading William P. Hill diary, 1846-1849.

John H. Brown diary, 1862-1865.

Creator: Brown, John H.
Collection number: 4077-z
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Abstract: John H. Brown of Marblehead, Mass., served in the 24th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. John H. Brown’s diary, which references the military campaign in eastern North Carolina, October-November 1862, and the Continue reading John H. Brown diary, 1862-1865.