Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824

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American politician.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : "Meeting Street,"[Charleston, S.C.], to [George Washington], 1791 Apr. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872107

Governor of South Carolina.

From the description of Papers, 1796-1853. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20078078

Charleston, S.C. attorney, plantation owner, politician, and diplomat.

From the description of Proclamation, 1789 Oct. 12. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 37522136

From the description of Governor's message no. 1, 1808 Nov. 29. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 37521860

Pinckney was governor of South Carolina (1780-1792; 1796-1798; 1806-1808) and served as a U.S. Senator (1798-1801) and U.S. Representative (1819-1821). He was a member of the U.S. Constitutional Convention and served as the U.S. Minister to Spain (1802-1804).

From the description of [Letter] 1801 May 26 [to] Chas. Leston / Charles Pinckney. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 317958648

Governor of South Carolina, Senator, minister to Spain. Although he played a large part in the writing and promotion of the U.S. constitution, Pinckney became a leader of the Republican party. His support for Thomas Jefferson's presidential campaign alienated him from many relatives, including his cousin Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, the Federalist vice-presidential candidate.

From the description of ALS : Charleston, S.C., to James Madison, 1801 July 8. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 145506978

Charleston, S.C. attorney, plantation owner, and politician.

From the description of Instructions to [W.] Ravenel, 1797. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 36865543

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referencedIn Jackson, William, 1759-1828. William Jackson papers, 1782-1828 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. ALS, 1803 May 5 : Madrid, to the American ministers at Paris [Robert R. Livingston and James Monroe]. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. ALS : Charleston, S.C., to James Madison, 1801 July 8. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. Governor's message no. 1, 1808 Nov. 29. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. Autograph letter signed : "Meeting Street,"[Charleston, S.C.], to [George Washington], 1791 Apr. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Perkins, Elias, 1767-1845. Elias Perkins papers, 18th-19th centuries. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Roux family. Roux family papers, 1658-1929. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Brown, Samuel, 1769-1830. Samuel Brown : papers, 1817-1825. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Lowndes, Thomas, 1766-1843. Letter : Charleston, [S.C.] to Robert G. Harper, 1787 Nov. 10. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn WIS (Radio station : Columbia, S.C.). Palmetto Landmarks [transcripts], 1947-1949. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Bowdoin, James, 1752-1811. Papers, 1804-1806. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Prout, Joshua. Letter, 1805 August 20, Wadesboro, North Carolina to Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia]. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn North Carolina. State Dept. of Archives and History. Deeds, indentures, land grants and other miscellaneous documents collection, 1622, 1735, 1774, 1784-1785, 1798, 1808, 1815, 1819, 1852, 1862, 1954, n.d. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Pinckney family. Pinckney family collection, 1766, 1787, 1790, 1803-1804. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. Proclamation, 1789 Oct. 12. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn Dart, John Sandford, 1741-1798. Letter, 1788 Apr. 1, Charleston, S.C., to Col. [Anthony Walton White]. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Whitaker, William Asbury, 1883-1960. William Asbury Whitaker papers, 1596-1957 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Marion, Francis, 1732-1795. Francis Marion papers, 1761-1962. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Joy, Benjamin, 1757-1829. Papers, 1801-1823. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. Instructions to [W.] Ravenel, 1797. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. Papers, 1796-1853. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Pinckney, Charles, 1757-1824. [Letter] 1801 May 26 [to] Chas. Leston / Charles Pinckney. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume X, miscellany, 1764-1805. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Lear, Tobias, 1762-1816. Manuscript letter copybooks and diary, 1803-1809. : Algiers. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Butler, Pierce, 1744-1822. Pierce Butler papers, 1779-1787. Library of Congress
referencedIn Meleney, John C., 1921-. John C. Meleney research files, 1775-1986, (bulk, 1775-1808). University of South Carolina, University Libraries
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associatedWith Bowdoin, James, 1752-1811. person
associatedWith Brown, Samuel, 1769-1830. person
associatedWith Butler, Pierce, 1744-1822. person
associatedWith Dart, John Sandford, 1741-1798. person
associatedWith Ferdinand VII, King of Spain person
associatedWith Jackson, William, 1759-1828. person
associatedWith Joy, Benjamin, 1757-1829. person
associatedWith Kountze, De Lancey, d. 1946, person
associatedWith Lear, Tobias, 1762-1816. person
associatedWith Leston, Charles, person
associatedWith Livingston, Robert R., 1746-1813. person
associatedWith Lowndes, Thomas, 1766-1843. person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836, person
correspondedWith Marion, Francis, 1732-1795. person
associatedWith Meleney, John C., 1921- person
associatedWith Monroe, James, 1758-1831. person
associatedWith Perkins, Elias, 1767-1845. person
associatedWith Pierpont Morgan Library. Glazier Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825. person
associatedWith Pinckney family. family
associatedWith Pinckney family. family
associatedWith Pinckney, Henry Laurens. person
associatedWith Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828. person
associatedWith Prout, Joshua. person
associatedWith Roux family. family
associatedWith South Carolina. Militia corporateBody
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
associatedWith Whitaker, William Asbury, 1883-1960. person
associatedWith WIS (Radio station : Columbia, S.C.) corporateBody
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Tax collection
Courts--Law and legislation
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Birth 1757-10-26

Death 1824-10-29

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