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|Named Person:||Harriott Pinckney Horry; Horry family.; Harriet Martineau; Middleton family.; Charles Cotesworth Pinckney; Thomas Pinckney; Pinckney family.; Rutledge family.; George Washington|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Francis B Stewart, Mrs.; Louis Agassiz; Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz; Thomas F Davis; John C Calhoun; Harriott Pinckney Horry; Thomas Jefferson; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette, marquis de; Nelly Custis Lewis; Charles Cotesworth Pinckney; Eliza Lucas Pinckney; Thomas Pinckney; William C Preston; Edward Rutledge; George Washington
|Reproduction Notes:||Photocopy. Chapel Hill, N.C.|
|Description:||72 items + 2 v.|
There are letters, 1768-1791, of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, Charleston, S.C., to Harriott Horry, Thomas Pinckney, and others, regarding family matters, social life, Thomas Pinckney's education, social life, and slaves; and letter, 29 June 1776, from Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, to his mother, Eliza Lucas Pinckney, regarding the battle of Fort Moultrie.
Of interest are a letter, 7 November 1785, from Harriott Horry to Eliza Lucas Pinckney, regarding the illness of Horry's husband; and letter, 27 December 1790, from Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, Va., to Edward Rutledge, Charleston, S.C., regarding financial matters, a threshing machine, the U.S. presidency, and citizens' duty to their country.
Also a letter, 1791, from George Washington, Philadelphia, Pa., to Edward Rutledge, regarding the present session of Congress, and touring the U.S. during his presidential term; and a letter, ca. 1796, from Edward Rutledge to his son, regarding Charles Cotesworth Pinckney's appointment as minister to France, and citizens' duty to their country.
Also three letters, 1800-1802, from Nelly Custis Lewis, Mt. Vernon, Va., to Eliza Lucas Pinckney, regarding the death of George Washington, her confinement and the birth of her first child, family matters, Washington, D.C., social life, Federalist politics, a "mammoth cheese" presented to the President, and Woodlawn, her home.
Also a letter, 29 June 1828, from the Marquis de Lafayette, Paris, France, to Thomas Pinckney, regarding Harriott Horry and her husband, and political affairs in Europe; and a letter, February 1835, from John C. Calhoun and William C. Preston, Washington, D.C., to the Misses Pinckney, introducing Harriet Martineau.
Also letters, October 1858, from Louis Agassiz, Cambridge, Mass., to Dr. Holbrook and from Elizabeth Agassiz, Cambridge, Mass., to Mrs. Holbrook, offering condolences on the death of Mrs. Rutledge; and a letter, 27 May 1858, from Thomas F. Davis, Camden, S.C., to Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, regarding the Theological Seminary in Columbia, S.C.
- Charleston (S.C.) -- Social life and customs.
- Cheese -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
- Deeds -- South Carolina -- History -- 18th century.
- Europe -- Politics and government -- 1789-1900.
- Fort Moultrie, Battle of, S.C., 1776.
- Pregnant women -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.
- Presidents -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
- Slaves -- South Carolina -- History -- 18th century.
- South Carolina -- History -- 1775-1865.
- South Carolina -- Social life and customs.
- Threshing machines -- History -- 18th century.
- Traditional medicine -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809.
- Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
- Horry, Harriott Pinckney, -- 1749-1830.
- Horry family.
- Martineau, Harriet, -- 1802-1876.
- Middleton family.
- Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, -- 1746-1825.
- Pinckney, Thomas, -- 1750-1828.
- Pinckney family.
- Rutledge family.
- Theological Seminary (Columbia, S.C.)
- Washington, George, -- 1732-1799.
- Woodlawn (Fairfax County, Va. : Dwelling)
- Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1800.