United States of America -- South Carolina
Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Locator = 33.836081;-81.163725,Other = My Geo Position,Created For = United States of America
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box CLX-A-355
Scope and Contents Autograph letter signed from David Oliphant to David Covingtrie of Newark (Orkney), from Charles Town (nowadays Charleston, South Carolina), dated June 27th 1748.This relic of colonial America links two Scottish Jacobites across the ocean. David Oliphant, a medical man, made some impact on South Caroline society, and was tutor to Charles Pinckney - 37th Governor of South Carolina. The addressee was a member of a family of lairds and merchants in Orkney, who, in their opposition to the Earl...
Dates: 27 June 1748
Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Scope and Contents This notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes from his travels through Richmond, Virginia, and Charleston, South Carolina. Notes are in pencil and ink and are primarily daily journal entries. The index is located at the back of the notebook. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning and end of the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform Transkribus. When...
Dates: December 1841- January 1842