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James Barnwell Heyward and Robert Barnwell Heyward papers, 1854; 1879-1893.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Heyward, James Barnwell, 1817-1886.
Collection number: 1451
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Abstract: Contracts, 1879-1883, of J. B. Heyward, Colleton County, S.C., planter with tenants; bills and receipts of his son, Robert Barnwell Heyward, 1886-1893; and plantation currency (3 paper tickets and 2 coins), presumably used by Heyward tenants.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: There is a deed from 5 December 1854 for 2500 acres and 27 slaves in St. Bartholomew Parish, S.C.