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Identifier

Accession 102

Inclusive Dates

1850-1853, 1866-1871, 1948

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

359 pieces, 0.25 linear feet

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Boulware Family Papers consist of photocopies of a plantation journal (302 pages) kept by Thomas McCullough Boulware I (1829-1889) and a genealogy of the Boulware family written by James Richmond Boulware II of Lakeland, Florida, in 1948. The journal concerns the Blackstocks Plantation in Chester County, South Carolina and subjects include the planting of crops and farming of land; family events, such as deaths, births and marriages; family travel and vacations; church affairs, including the local temperance league; land sales; free black and northerners in Chester County after the Civil War.

Provenance

The papers of the Boulware family of Chester County were deposited with the Winthrop University Archives on June 20, 1977.

Keywords

Agriculture, Farming, Diaries, Chester County SC, Genealogy, Boulware Family

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For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Boulware Family Papers - Accession 102

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