Henry Junius Nott papers, 1830-1951; (bulk, 1830-1837).

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Nott, Henry Junius, 1797-1837. Henry Junius Nott papers, 1830-1951; (bulk, 1830-1837).

Henry Junius Nott papers, 1830-1951; (bulk, 1830-1837).

Chiefly reports made to Govs. Robert Y. Hayne and George McDuffie on condition of South Carolina College [University of South Carolina], with recommendations for improvements; reports from various professors to Nott as chairman of the faculty; and reports to President Robert W. Barnwell on progress of Nott's classes. Includes manuscript, [Dec. 1835], statement of conditions under which Maxcy Gregg's degree was withheld. Letter, 7 May 1831, Columbia, S.C., to Hugh S[winton] Legare, Charleston, S.C., commenting on Columbia's social life, dinner with Wade Hampton, and effect of his speech on the people at the [South Carolina] College: "When we go to Europe 'tis like visiting the theatre: We see the Show, & then wish to be again at home"; 2 printed manuscripts, 1 May and 3 July 1836, to J.N. Reynolds, expressing his views on a voyage of exploration to the South Pacific authorized by Congress, and stressing the importance of providing a sufficient number of men competent in the sciences. Letter, 26 Apr. 1951, Curtis Carroll Davis, to Mrs. [R.L.] Meriwether, inquiring if the Library held an unpublished manuscript written by Nott re an historical romance involving a pirate.

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McDuffie, George, 1790-1851

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Governor of South Carolina, U.S. senator of South Carolina and U.S. representative of South Carolina. From the description of Letter of George McDuffie, 1835. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79452248 George McDuffie (1790-1851) served in the U.S. Congress from South Carolina in 1821-34. From the description of Letter, 1822 February 28, to John Randolph. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122497973 Lawyer and U.S. Representative and Senator from South Carolina...

Hayne, Robert Young, 1791-1839

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American statesman; governor of S.C. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Charleston, to M. Carey, 1816 Sept. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270466688 From the description of Autograph letter in third person, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269606184 Charleston and St. Paul Parish, S.C. attorney, South Carolina state legislator and governor, and U.S. senator. From the description of Letter : to M. Kelly, 1825 Sept. 1. (The South C...

Hampton Wade, 1791-1858.

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Wade Hampton I (1754-1835), was an army officer and United States representative from Virginia. Wade Hampton II was born in 1791 and died in 1858). Wade Hampton III (1818-1902), was a Confederate Army officer and governor and United States senator of South Carolina. From the guide to the Wade Hampton Papers, ., 1791-1907, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.) ...

South Carolina College

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Meriwether, Margaret Babcock, 1895-1968

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Legaré, Hugh Swinton 1797?-1843

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Legare was a lawyer and legislator whose career included terms in the South Carolina legislature and in Congress (elected 1836). In 1841, President Tyler appointed him attorney-general. From the description of Letter to B. Northrup, 22 September 1841. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 234341782 Lawyer, editor, and politician, from Charleston, S.C. From the description of Papers, 1837-1843. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19865911 ...

Gregg, Maxcy, 1814-1862

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Lawyer and soldier of Columbia, S.C.; attended South Carolina College; admitted to the bar, 1839; served as an officer in U.S. Army during the Mexican-American War and as Brigadier-General in Confederate States Army; delegate, 1860, from Richland District, S.C. at S.C. Secession convention; killed, Dec. 1862, at the Battle of Fredericksburg; son of James and Cornelia Maxcy Gregg. From the description of Maxcy Gregg papers, 1835-1888. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id...

Davis, Curtis Carroll, 1916-

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Curtis Carroll Davis (1916-1997) of Baltimore, Maryland was a freelance author and critic. He wrote Chronicler of the Cavaliers (1949) and other studies on Dr. William A. Caruthers, a physician from Savannah, Georgia. Caruthers was also the author of Knights of the Golden Horse Shoe. From the description of Curtis Carroll Davis collection on William A. Caruthers, 1841-1957. (Georgia Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 163567264 Curtis Carroll Davis was a graduate studen...

Barnwell, Robert Woodward, 1801-1882

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U.S. senator, U.S. representative, C.S.A. senator, from South Carolina, and educator. From the description of Robert Woodward Barnwell correspondence, 1868. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450147 American politician, US Congressman from S.C., 1829-1833, US Senator, 1850-1851, Confederate Congressman 1862-1866. From the guide to the Robert Woodward Barnwell paycheck and autograph, 1832, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) La...

Nott, Henry Junius, 1797-1837

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