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Smythe, Augustine Thomas 1885-1962

Overview
Works: 10 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 373 library holdings
Genres: History  Music  Spirituals (Songs)  Naval history  Personal correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F269, 917.57
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Most widely held works about Augustine Thomas Smythe
 
Most widely held works by Augustine Thomas Smythe
The Carolina low-country by Society for the Preservation of Spirituals( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1975 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torpedo and submarine attacks on the Federal blockading fleet off Charleston during the War of Secession by Augustine Thomas Smythe( Book )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wells family papers by Wells family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wells family correspondence (1869-1934) includes a letter (1869) to Isabella Mason Smith from "Anna"; a letter (1899) to "Miss Lily" from Wade Hampton; two letters to Mrs. William Mason Smith; and copies of correspondence (1925) of Charleston, S.C., mayor Thomas P. Stoney regarding the renaming of Water Street in honor of Edward L. Wells, Jr., a hero of World War I. There is also a small amount of correspondence (1917-1919) of Fannie Wells of New York, mostly concerning her cousin, Edward L. Wells, Jr. Additional material includes genealogical information on the Wells family and related families; writings, including short stories, plays, and poetry; and the will (1853) of Anna Scriba Wells of New York. Also of note are two manuscripts, possibly writings of Edward Laight Wells (ca. 1860). The first, entitled "Memo from Before the War," is an address against the Republican Party, William H. Seward, and some members of Congress who "subscribe for the circulation of a Helper's Book, which advocated unremitting hostility to Southern institutions and Southern men." The second manuscript has two sections, "The Thief's Mode of Abolishing Slavery," and "Extracts from Thief Helper's Book." The "Extracts" advocate "drastic remedies" for the problem of slavery
Christie Benet papers by Christie Benet( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These papers are limited primarily to the period 1946-1951 even though Benet was elected Life Trustee of Clemson College in 1929. Major Clemson issues include athletics; the building program; veteran's affairs; housing; math and english remediation; faculty matters; competition and cooperation between the state colleges and universities; Scattered annotated minutes of the Board of Trustees include actions taken regarding Negro applicants for admission to Clemson (June 18, 1948); Correspondence includes that with other trustees, administrators at Clemson, legislators, state agencies, and personal friends
Woodburn Farm collection by S.C.) Woodburn Farm (Pendleton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In one folder there are xeroxed fragments of recollections of Woodburn (24 pages); a copy of a letter from John Linley to Mrs. Watson which gives an explanation of the recollections (2 pages); copies of recollections of Woodburn by Louisa Cheves Smythe Stoney, oldest daughter of Augustine T. Smythe (13 pages). A second folder contains a list of horses and a list of cattle; a copy of Preservation Progress is from Charleston dated November 1919, with an article about Samuel Gaillard Stoney, and a catalog of the Woodburn Stock Farm. A third folder contains 10 photographs of Woodburn c. 1889 and a typed sheet with information about the photographers
Library catalog by Augustine Thomas Smythe( )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reportedly the largest private library in S.C. in the late 19th century. Places, dates and sizes of publications are given. Short titles are used. Earliest titles are from ca. 1600; latest from the 1880's. Much of the religious material as well as many other titles predating 1873 presumably were in the library of his father, the Rev. Dr. Thomas Smythe
Torpedo and submarine attacks on the federal blockading fleet off Charleston during the war of secession by Augustine Thomas Smythe( )

1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Smythe, Augustine Thomas, 1885-

Languages
English (22)