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

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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- Read more…

Samuel Chiles Mitchell papers, 1861-1948.

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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; Read more…

Slavery papers, 1799-1818.

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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 Read more…

Wade Hampton papers, 1791-1907.

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Creator: Hampton, Wade, 1752-1835.
Collection number: 871
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Abstract: Antebellum business correspondence and antebellum and Civil War family correspondence of three generations of Wade Hamptons: Wade Hampton I (175421835), army officer and U.S. representative from Virginia; Read more…

William P. Hill diary, 1846-1849.

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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 Read more…

Martha Schofield papers, 1865-1869.

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Creator: Schofield, Martha.
Collection number: 999-z
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Abstract: Martha Schofield was a northern Quaker teacher-missionary among the free blacks on Wadmalaw Island and Johns Island (Charleston County) and at Aiken, S.C. Diaries, 1865 (111 p.) Read more…

Thomas Neely Carruthers papers, 1926-1968.

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Creator: Carruthers, Thomas Neely, 1900-1960.
Collection number: 3699
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Abstract: Thomas Neely Carruthers (1900-1960), Episcopal clergyman and bishop of South Carolina. Chiefly sermons and some correspondence,

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John H. Brown diary, 1862-1865.

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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 Read more…

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…