Andrew Wallace papers, 1807-1876.


Andrew Wallace papers, 1807-1876.

Chiefly civil war letters, and stock certificates and subscriptions of Columbia & Saluda Bridge Company, Commercial Bank of Columbia, and Insurance Company of Columbia, S.C., including unbound volume, 1818, Rules of the Charleston Fire and Marine Insurance Company, with notations adapting rules to apply to the Columbia Insurance Company of Columbia, S.C. Indenture, 20 Oct. 1821, between Joe Coal, a freedman, and John Neil, paying Coal $55.62 and lasting two years; manuscript, 4 May 1830, Richland District, S.C., Alexander Herbemont conveying lot on Columbia Canal to Purvis, Wheeler and Company; contract, 1 Apr. 1831, between John L. Livingston and trustees of Washington Methodist Church, re specifications and schedule for their new building and paying the contractor. Four manuscripts, 7 Jan. 1834, 9 Jan. 1835, 5 July 1838, and 1 Jan. 1839, re financial statements of the Charleston Fire and Marine Insurance Company; 3 manuscripts, 1 July 1836 and 1 Jan. 1838, re financial statements of the Insurance Company of Columbia; manuscript, 6 Feb. 1837, Cheraw and Columbia, S.C., re stock subscribers of the Bank of Georgetown; receipt, 13 Feb. 1837, re payment of William Wallace's tuition. Six letters, 29 Dec. 1852-15 Jan. 1853, Columbia, S.C., William B. Wallace and Jane Yates, Charleston, S.C., re their interest in purchasing a large house owned by a Mr. Barksdale and including architectural description; letter, 27 July 1861, from Edwin J. Scott, Columbia, S.C., re Wallace's stock dividends, the Civil War, and troop movements through Columbia. Also including letter, 13 May 1862, from John S. Preston, Columbia, S.C., re his desire to establish an instructional camp across the Congaree River, requesting reduced tolls, and citing revenue the camp would bring the Columbia & Saluda Bridge Company; letter, 14 May 1862, from Edward Wallace, Army of the Peninsula, re his advancement from private to 3rd Lieutenant, description of Richmond during the Army's retreat from Yorktown, and news of friends.

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Columbia & Saluda Bridge Company (Columbia, S.C.) (corporateBody)

Washington Street Methodist Church (Columbia, S.C.) (corporateBody)

Scott, Edwin J., 1801-1884. (person)

Livingston, John J. (person)

Charleston Fire and Marine Insurance Company (Charleston, S.C.) (corporateBody)

Wallace, Andrew, 1783-1862 (person)

President of insurance company, and resident of Columbia, S.C. From the description of Andrew Wallace papers, 1807-1876. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 40810710 ...

Preston, John Smith, 1809-1881 (person)

Member of the S.C. General Assembly (1848-1851); lieutenant colonel in Confederate Army; mustered troops in Charleston, S.C. (Nov. 1861 through Jan. 1862); commander of prison camp in Columbia, S.C. (Feb.-Mar. 1862); conscription officer for South Carolina (Apr. 1862-July 1863) in Columbia, S.C. From the description of Letter, 1862 Feb. 20, Columbia, S.C., to Robert E. Lee. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 37787271 Confederate general; South Carolina repre...

Wallace, Edward, 1838-1863. (person)

Purvis, Wheeler & Company (corporateBody)

Bank of Georgetown (S.C.) (corporateBody)

Insurance Company of Columbia (Columbia, S.C.) (corporateBody)

Wallace, William A. (William Andrew), 1827-1896 (person)

William A. Wallace was a merchant in New York City from the late 1700s to the early 1800s. He was a partner of Nicholas Low (1739-1826) in the mercantile firm Low and Wallace. From the guide to the William A. Wallace papers, 1808-1815, 1809-1810, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) ...

Herbemont, Alexander, 1790-1863. (person)

Commercial Bank of Columbia (S.C.) (corporateBody)