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John G. Barnwell wrote from Beaufort, SC to Peter Kean, addressed to Elizabethtown, NJ. He thanked Peter for the hats and doll he sent to his children and discussed some financial concerns. He also wrote about how to navigate a boat from Charleston to Savannah and that he did not believe steam boats would do well in the area.
People Included: Mr. Fraser, Eliza, Sarah Sabina Kean, Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, Mr. Robertson, Robert, Rhoch
Places Included: Charleston, SC, Savannah, GA, Beaufort, SC
John G. Barnwell
Peter Philip James Kean (1788-1828)
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Barnwell, John G.. John G. Barnwell to Peter Kean, July 31, 1817. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1810s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1810s/87
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