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Alfred English Doby papers, selected items

 Collection
Identifier: SCL-MS-4546
Scope and Contents The three hundred and twenty-six manuscripts of this collection presents in miniature the social, economic, and political history of South Carolina. Maria Elizabeth Preston Means of Fairfield Dist., niece of Governor John Hugh Means, married in 1843 John English, doctor and planter of Richland Dist. One third of the collection is the correspondence of this family connection including letters of Harriet Flud Hampton and Sally Campbell Preston. Comments on domestic and plantation activities,...
Dates: 1836-1917

Andrew Charles Moore papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-7756
Scope and Contents A.C. Moore papers, 1882-1941; (bulk, 1890-1926) consist of correspondence with faculty and administrators at USC and elsewhere (chiefly in Carton 4), zoological notes, and botanical drawings documenting the life of A.C. Moore (1866-1928), and his long association with the University of South Carolina and higher education, including correspondence and drawings from the period of his graduate and post-graduate studies (1898-1900 and 1925) in botany and genetics at the University of Chicago, and...
Dates: 1882-1941

Ball family papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-2097
Dates: 1731 - 1864

Bessie Lee Garvin genealogical collection

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Identifier: SCL-MS-11759
Genealogical Materials Chiefly genealogical materials on the Agee, Asbill, Barnes, Bartlett, Bissell, Brodie, Bryant, Burckhalter, Busby, Butler, Chafee, Chavis, Chiles, Clark, Cloninger, Cook, Coon, Cooper, Corbett, Corbitt, Corley, Creed, Cropper, Crum, Day, Eis, Emanuel, Evans, Fanning, Foster, Galloway, Gardner, Garvin, Gordon, Green, Hankinson, Harden, Hargrove, Harley, Hasting, Hatcher, Hitt, Howard, Hudgins, Hydrick, Ingram, Jennings, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Joslin, Jumper, Kennedy, Kennerly, Kirk, Kitching,...
Dates: 1828-1982

Confederate Hospitals research files

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Identifier: SCL-MS-13801
Dates: 1861 - 1991

David Rogers Chesnutt archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2016-4
Scope and Contents A pioneer in the field of digital humanities, David Chesnutt was born to Thomas Brice and Lena (Moss) Chesnutt in Athens, Alabama in 1940. Chesnutt expressed an interest in journalism from an early age, contributing pieces to school newspapers throughout his grade school years. He went on to write and edit for the University of Alabama newspaper and was awarded a degree in journalism from the university in 1962. After college he worked for the Alabama Journal for several years covering a...
Dates: 1946-2016

Edith Mitchell Dabbs papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-8243
Scope and Contents The papers of Edith .Mitchell Dabbs (1906-1991) span the years 1791 to 1997 but the bulk of the papers date 1920 to 1980. Included in the collection are correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and notes. Units of materials reflect Dabbs' interest in the history of Penn School on St. Helena Island, and her desire to see itpublicized.The primary focus of the collection is material compiled about Penn School and St. Helena Island by Dabbs. A native South Carolinian,...
Dates: 1791 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1980

Ethel Evangeline Martin Bolden papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-14957
Scope and Contents This collection consists of approximately fifteen linear feet of manuscripts and related materials providing important insights into the life and work of educator, librarian, and community leader Ethel Martin Bolden (1918-2002) in Columbia and throughout the greater South Carolina area. Augmenting the collection is a unit of material associated with Ethel Bolden’s elder son, astronaut Charles Bolden, Jr. (b.1946). Bolden received a B.S. degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1968,...
Dates: 1900-2002

Francis Lieber papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-0324
Scope and Contents Chiefly family letters, many written in German, with son, Oscar Lieber and others; correspondence and reports to presidents and the Board of Trustees of South Carolina College with suggestions and comments on conditions; together with journals, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, and other papers. Includes correspondence re publication of the Encyclopedia Americana. Lieber's teaching positions at S.C. College and Columbia University; the publication and editing of Lieber's writings; the...
Dates: 1808 - 1969

Franklin Harper Elmore papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-0166
Scope and Contents This collection is chiefly family correspondence which gives a glimpse of antebellum life. Gov. John Taylor agrees to the marriage of Harriet and Elmore in a letter, 17 Oct. 1826, and states "what I may [be] able to give as a Dowry . . . I claim the Right of giving as I have given to my Daughter Rebecca." Although the collection provides little information on Elmore's career as a lawyer, banker and U. S. Congressman — serving in both houses — correspondence with his family reveals him as a...
Dates: 1818-1877

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Subject
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 12
Plantations -- South Carolina. 6
African Americans -- South Carolina. 5
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social conditions. 4
Soldiers -- Southern States. 3
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South Carolina -- History. 3
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 2
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Charleston County. 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 2
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Hospitals -- South Carolina. 2
Hospitals, Naval and marine. 2
Lawyers -- United States. 2
New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel. 2
Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century. 2
Presbyterians -- United States. 2
South Carolina -- Genealogy. 2
South Carolina -- History -- 1775-1865. 2
South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775. 2
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865. 2
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865. 2
African American librarians -- South Carolina. 1
African American neighborhoods -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- History -- 20th century. 1
African American soldiers -- History -- 19th century. 1
African American universities and colleges. 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 1
Agency (Law) -- United States. 1
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976. 1
Antislavery movements -- United States. 1
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 1
Clergy -- United States. 1
Commonplace books. 1
Community life -- South Carolina -- History -- Anecdotes. 1
Confederate States of America -- Economic conditions. 1
Cotton -- Prices. 1
Cotton growing -- Law and legislation. 1
Cotton growing -- Southern States. 1
Cotton trade -- United States. 1
Edisto Island (S.C.). 1
Editors -- United States -- Biography. 1
Education -- South Carolina. 1
Embargo, 1807-1809. 1
Encyclopedias and dictionaries. 1
Fortification -- South Carolina. 1
Georgia -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 1
Germany -- Description and travel. 1
Governors -- South Carolina -- Correspondence. 1
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859. 1
High schools -- United States. 1
Hotels -- New York (State). 1
Humanities -- Methodology. 1
Iron foundries. 1
Iron industry and trade -- United States. 1
Journalists -- United States -- Biography. 1
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Personal narratives, American. 1
Military railroads. 1
Military supplies. 1
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865. 1
Physicians -- United States. 1
Poems. 1
Politicians -- United States. 1
Public libraries -- United States. 1
Public schools -- United States. 1
Real property -- United States. 1
Registers of births, etc. -- Southern States. 1
Saint Helena Island (S.C.). 1
School librarians. 1
School libraries. 1
Scrapbooks. 1
Secession. 1
Segregation in education -- United States. 1
Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842. 1
Sermons, American -- 18th century. 1
Slave labor. 1
Slave records. 1
Slavery. 1
Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Biography. 1
South Carolina -- Biography. 1
South Carolina -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. 1
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 1
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865. 1
Spies -- United States -- Biography. 1
Taxation -- Confederate States of America. 1
Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 1
United States -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields. 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Blockades. 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation -- African American. 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861. 1
Veterans -- United States. 1
Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel. 1
Women in church work. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans. 1
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Language
English 20
 
Names
Hammond, James Henry 3
Confederate States of America. Army. 2
Dabbs family 2
Gibbes, Robert W. (Robert Wilson), 1809-1866 2
Ladies Hospital Association (Columbia, S.C.) 2
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McCord, Louisa Susanna Cheves, 1810-1879 2
Roper Hospital (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Smythe, Louisa McCord, 1845-1928 2
Soldiers Relief Association (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Wayside Hospital (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Wayside Hospital (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Adams, James Luther, 1901-1994 1
Aiken County Historical Society (Aiken County, S.C.) 1
Allen University 1
Ayer, Lewis M., Jr. 1
Ayer, Lewis Malone 1
Ball family 1
Bank of Charleston 1
Benedict College 1
Black, G.W.Z. 1
Bolden family 1
Bolden, Charles, 1946- 1
Bolden, Ethel Evangeline Martin 1
Bonham family 1
Bonham, Milledge L. (Milledge Luke) 1
Bonham, Milledge Lipscomb, 1854-1943 1
Brooks, Preston S. (Preston Smith), 1819-1857 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Brown, Tarleton, 1757-1845 1
Butts, Frank A. 1
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 1
Chesnutt, David R. 1
Chestnut family 1
Childs, Margaretta P. 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coast-Line Telephone Co. 1
Columbia University 1
Confederate States of America. Army. South Carolina Infantry Regiment, 25th 1
Dabbs, Edith M. 1
Dabbs, James McBride, 1896-1970 1
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 1
Dobbie family 1
Doby, Alfred English 1
Doby, Elizabeth MacMillan Kennedy, 1841-1917 1
Downey, Tom, 1965- 1
Edisto Island Presbyterian Church (Charleston County, S.C.) 1
Elliott family 1
Elliott, William 1
Elmore family 1
Elmore, F.H. (Franklin Harper), 1799-1850 1
Elmore, Harriet Chesnut Taylor 1
England, John, 1786-1842 1
English family 1
Everett, Alexander Hill, 1790-1847 1
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 1
Fifth Avenue Hotel (New York, N.Y.) 1
Furman family 1
Garvin, Bessie Lee 1
Gist, States Rights, 1831-1864 1
Gist, William Henry, 1807-1874 1
Gonzalez family 1
Gregorie, Anne King 1
Hallam, Henry, 1777-1859 1
Hamilton, James , Jr., 1786-1857 1
Hampton, Wade, 1818-1902 1
Hart Family 1
Hart, Anna Maria Sealey Grimball, 1740-1813 1
Hart, John, 1684-1763 1
Hart, Joseph, 1715-1788 1
Hart, Oliver, 1723-1795 1
Henry, Joseph 1
Hickling, William, 1796-1859 1
Hillard, George Stillman, 1808-1879 1
Honour, John Henry, 1802-1885 1
Honour, Rebecca Caroline Seignious 1
Honour, Theodore Augustus 1
Howe, S. G. (Samuel Gridley), 1801-1876 1
Johnson C. Smith University 1
Johnson, Jesse 1
King's Mountain Iron Works (York County, S.C.) 1
Latimer, S. L. (Samuel Lowry), 1891-1975 1
Legare, Hugh Swinton 1
Legaré, George Swinton, 1869-1913 1
Leiber, Matilda Oppenheimer 1
Lieber family 1
Lieber, Francis, 1800-1872 1
Lieber, Oscar M. (Oscar Montgomery), 1830-1862 1
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 1
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891 1
Ludlow, Peter 1
Manly, Basil 1
Manning family 1
Mathews, J. M. (James McFarlane) 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012 1
McMaster family 1
Means family 1
Michael family 1
Mikell, Isaac Jenkins 1
Mikell, Townsend 1
Miller family 1
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